Re: Osama Found Hanged

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Alex Taylor

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Jul 23, 2004, 9:53:36 AM7/23/04
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frank...@harvard.edu wrote:
> Osama Bin Ladin was found hanged by two CNN journalists early
> Wedensday evening.
[snip]

This is pathetic. For anyone who hasn't already guessed, it's a Win32 virus.

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Chris Cowley

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Jul 23, 2004, 8:56:57 AM7/23/04
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On Fri, 23 Jul 2004 13:53:36 GMT, Alex Taylor <astr...@thresp.com>
wrote:

Awww! Don't spoil the *surprise*!
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Chris Cowley

Di Farker

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Jul 23, 2004, 12:54:57 PM7/23/04
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> >> Osama Bin Ladin was found hanged by two CNN journalists early
> >> Wedensday evening.
> >[snip]
> >
> >This is pathetic. For anyone who hasn't already guessed, it's a Win32
virus.
>
> Awww! Don't spoil the *surprise*!

I'll have you know that there's a very small man in Italy who *almost*
thought about downloading it.

Alex Taylor

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Jul 23, 2004, 2:17:18 PM7/23/04
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I did download it. But then again I'm running Linux, and just wanted to
take a look inside the file using GNOME HexEdit.

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Alex Taylor

spi...@freenet.co.uk

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Jul 23, 2004, 7:36:53 PM7/23/04
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Alex Taylor <astr...@thresp.com> did eloquently scribble:

Anything interesting?
I'd do it myself. but I'm bone idle and I can't be arsed.
:)
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Alex Taylor

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Jul 24, 2004, 5:56:28 AM7/24/04
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spi...@freenet.co.uk wrote:
> Alex Taylor <astr...@thresp.com> did eloquently scribble:
>

>>I did download it. But then again I'm running Linux, and just wanted to

>>take a look inside the file using GNOME HexEdit.
>
>
> Anything interesting?
> I'd do it myself. but I'm bone idle and I can't be arsed.
> :)

Not much, it appears to be compressed. All I could really make out is a
number of runtime export names at the end, which appear to be internet
related.

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