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01/31/06 00:00: Blackworm Threat

Message: Many news sources are reporting increased threat of the Blackworm virus that is scheduled to erase files from hard drives on February third. The ITS Security group is already monitoring network traffic for signs of infection, and is alerting individuals that may be at risk. If the threat appears to increase to a significant level, further action will be taken to alert the University Community. Current anti-virus protection should be adequate in protecting University Systems. If anyone experiences suspicious activity, please email For more information on the worm, please visit