Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2009 9:17 AM
To: IT Amateur Dudie
Subject: Avert Labs Low-Profiled Threat Notice: Puper
This is a Low-Profiled Threat Notice for Puper
Puper has been deemed Low-Profiled due to media attention at http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/01/27/myobama_malware_scam/.
Read About It
Information about Puper is located on VIL at: http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_133666.htm
Puper was first discovered on May 11, 2005 and detection, for this particular variant, was added to the 5509 dat files (Release Date: January 28, 2009).
To stay updated and protected download the latest dat files from http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/index.html
If you suspect you have Puper, please submit a sample to http://www.webimmune.net
Risk Assessment Definition
For further information on the Risk Assessment and Avert Labs Recommended Actions please see: http://www.mcafee.com/us/threat_center/outbreaks/virus_library/risk_assessment.html
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I don't know about everyone else, but I found my puper long before 2005. Heck, my head was just up my puper last week. Clean as a whistle.