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|Alias:||Kournikova, I-Worm/Lee.O, ANNAKOURNIKOVA, VBS/STA.A, VBS/VBSWG.J|
|Effects: ||On January 26, it connects to www.dynabyte.nl. It deletes the messages that it has sent.|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 29, 2001|
|Repair utility:||Panda QuickRemover|
SST.A is a worm that spreads through the following means of transmission:
- E-mail messages with an attached file called ANNAKOURNIKOVA.JPG.VBS.
- By automatically sending this file to the users connected to IRC chat channels.
The main aim of SST.A is to spread. To do this it uses the Address Book. Similarly, in order to send itself out without the affected user realizing, it deletes the messages it sends from Outlook’s Sent Items folder.
On January 26, SST.A connects to the Internet in order to access the following web page: www.dynabyte.nl.
A clear indication that you have received SST.A is an e-mail message with the following characteristics:
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