[ISN] A New Internet Worm Terrorizes German Users

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Date: Fri Oct 26 2001 - 02:26:46 PDT

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    Kaspersky Lab General news, Thursday, October 25, 2001
    Kaspersky Labs, an international an international data-security
    software developer announces the detection of a new Internet-worm
    "Anset" spreading via e-mail and disguising itself as a new version of
    a German anti-trojan scanner "ANTS". Up to date Kaspersky Labs
    registered many reports of the worm to be "in-the-wild" in Germany.
    Defense procedures thwarting "Anset" have already been added to the
    Kaspersky Anti-Virus database update. A more detailed description of
    the worm is available in the Kaspersky Virus Encyclopedia.
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