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Verona.B is a worm that arrives in an e-mail message including the following attachments: XROMEO.EXE and XJULIET.CHM.
It is easy to get infected with this worm, as it activates automatically upon viewing the e-mail through Outlook's Preview pane.
Verona.B causes computers to crash and it prevents the execution of files with the following extensions: EXE, JPG, JPEG, JPE, BMP, GIF, AVI, MPG, MPEG, WMF, WMA, WMV, MP3, MP2, VQF, DOC, XLS, ZIP, RAR, LHA, ARJ and REG.
Verona.B spreads extremely rapidly, by sending itself out to all the contacts found in the Address Book.
The main indication that you have received Verona.B, is an e-mail message with the files XROMEO.EXE and XJULIET.CHM.
In order to obtain more Information about the characteristics of the e-mail message, consult the Means of propagation section.
After activating, Verona.B shows the following visible symptoms: