Microsoft and Anti-virus companies have spread a security warining that the W32.Sasser.worm and variants are spreading quickly on the internet.
Windows 2000, 2003 and XP are vulnerable to this worm. Windows 9x/SE/ME and NT seem to be unaffected by this new worm.
Microsoft states that if you have download Security Update MS04-011, you will be safe from this worm.
Removal instructions can be found at Symantec.
Source: The Inquirer
Sasser worm spreading quickly
Posted on Sunday, May 02 2004 @ 16:05 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck