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RE: [SLUG] Trinity Virus
- To: 'Jason Stokes' <jstok@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "Linux Sydney (E-mail)" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: [SLUG] Trinity Virus
- From: George Vieira <georgev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Sep 11 16:28:15 2000
Trend Micro have a Linux version of InterScan for Linux and it's an Eval
I recommend installing it.. and update the pattern files.. etc..
PGP Fingerprint : 43DC 92AC 1A82 27B2 E97B 52F1 B60F 301A 38A9
PGP KeyID: 0x38A9A10C
From: Jason Stokes [mailto:jstok@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Monday, September 11, 2000 3:13 PM
To: Linux Sydney (E-mail)
Subject: Re: [SLUG] Trinity Virus
John Wiltshire wrote:
> From: Peter McCarthy [mailto:peterm@xxxxxxxxxx]
> >I have received email from some guy called Cyber abuse in the
> >states who says
> >that my machine has been infected with a Trinity Virus
> >URL ref is http://xforce.iss.net/alerts/advise59.php
> >Does anyone know about this Virus and how it can be removed
> >with having to do a
> >complete reformat...
> If you do have the Trinity agent on your machine then I would recommend a
> reformat as you have no idea how many of your system files have had
> installed in them. To put it simply - the machine should never be trusted
> connected to the internet again until it is reformatted.
Ok, now, how would I become infected with the Trinity agent?
Jason Stokes: jstok@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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