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W32/ - Early release of McAfee DAT file
Reader Alan alerted us of an early release notification by McAfee for a DAT originally scheduled for Monday. The new DAT was made available earliy due to its potential for spreading quickly. More information about this can be found at

This good news is that a proper patch management routine and appropriately securing file shares will most likely prevent this virus from spreading to your system from another infected host.

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Nov 18th 2006

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