Yaha Virus! OMG HELP!

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by stuppy, Jun 28, 2002.

  1. stuppy

    stuppy Guest

    Lo All... OK I haven't got the virus on my computer but someone has and its doing my god damn head in...

    I get loads and loads of these emails >>

    This message was created automatically by mail delivery software (Exim).

    A message that you sent could not be delivered to one or more of its
    recipients. This is a permanent error. The following address(es) failed:

    This message has been rejected because it has
    an apparently executable attachment Documentation.mp3.bat
    This is a virus prevention measure.
    If you meant to send this file then please
    package it up as a zip file and resend it.

    ------ This is a copy of the message, including all the headers. ------

    Return-path: <stuart-taylor@stuppy.co.uk>
    Received: from modem-2548.llama.dialup.pol.co.uk ([] helo=mail.hotmail.com)
    by tmailb1.svr.pol.co.uk with smtp (Exim 3.35 #1)
    id 17NIso-0003qa-00
    for drd3c@hotmail.com; Wed, 26 Jun 2002 20:55:19 +0100
    From: stuart-taylor<stuart-taylor@stuppy.co.uk>
    To: drd3c@hotmail.com
    Subject: Fw: Documentation
    Date: Wed,26 Jun 2002 20:54:50 PM
    X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 5.50.4133.2400
    MIME-Version: 1.0
    Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
    Message-Id: <E17NIso-0003qa-00.2002-06-26-20-55-19@tmailb1.svr.pol.co.uk>

    Content-Type: text/html;
    Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable

    <iframe src=3Dcid:tsfl height=3D0 width=3D0>
    SbMEEFEEEEENNvvd Fvv Documentation 13 The hardware and software resources required are as follows Hardware Computer Processor Monitor Keyboard Mouse Printer Software Windows operating system eg Winxx Windows NT Microsoft Excel Microsoft Office 14 You need a monitor for the computer so you <BR>.<BR>.<BR>More details attached<BR></BODY></HTML>

    Content-Type: audio/x-midi;
    Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64
    Content-ID: <tsfl>

    <Insert shed loads of text here that would represent the supposed attachment, why it isn't actually on the mail i dunno>

    but where drd3c@hotmail.com is, that changes, from some of my mates addresses, to some i dont know... its really annoying. Im getting hundreds of these a day, all to the same e-mail account

    How can i stop them!

    There is no attachment with 95% of them, but sometimes i get some with the attachment which has the Yaha virus thingie on...

    Please help as its doing my head in :(
  2. damnyank

    damnyank I WILL NOT FORGET 911

    Petal, Mississippi
    here is what Symantec says about it!

    But probably will not help you!
  3. stuppy

    stuppy Guest

    Yeah i have read that and mcaffee's and sophos's blarg about it
    but im not infected! so why am i the only one getting all these emails?!!!!!!!

    im even getting them with my email address in the thing saying that i tried to send myself an infected email!
  4. damnyank

    damnyank I WILL NOT FORGET 911

    Petal, Mississippi
    Anyway you can block the sender (s) and cause them to be automatically discarded?

    Come on someone here has got to be smarter than I am and can possibly give stuppy some ideas!
  5. Blyx

    Blyx Guest

    Hey stuppy,

    what e-mail program and antivirus software are you using?