Re: W32/Sobig.f@MMRe: [Videolib] Virus Question

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Thu, 21 Aug 2003 15:04:59 -0400

no I did not actually get this one, just an academic question as to
if you can get viruses WITHOUT opening the attachment
I know you can NOT with the Sobig virus

FYI
The entire KINO hard drive has crashed taking all our data with it
thanks to the NYC blackout. It is a MESS

-- 
Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com

> From: delin@zlb.de (Delin, Peter) > Organization: ZLB/AGB > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2003 18:37:55 +0200 > To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Subject: W32/Sobig.f@MMRe: [Videolib] Virus Question > > Dear Jessica, > > it's the internet worm W32/Sobig.f@MM. Our mailbox is a filled up with > this junk, too. Here is some indepth information about the worm and how > to remove it. > http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_100561.htm > > with kind regards > Peter Delin/Videolektorat > > Jessica Rosner schrieb: >> >> I NEVER open unknown attachments but I have even heard that it is >> "possible" to get a virus from just opening an E-Mail. A friend says that >> some attachments may open themselves if you open the e mail. I would say >> 99.99% of the time I delete e mails with unknown attachments without even >> opening e mail but I may open an e mail before deleting it but never the >> attachment. My office in MAC and non- Windows so we have never gotten a >> virus anyway but I am curious if anyone knows the answer to this >> -- >> Jessica Rosner >> Kino International >> 333 W 39th St. 503 >> NY NY 10018 >> jrosner@kino.com >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Videolib mailing list >> Videolib@library.berkeley.edu >> http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/videolib > _______________________________________________ > Videolib mailing list > Videolib@library.berkeley.edu > http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/videolib

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