New Warezov variant mass mailed

A new version of Warezov, has been mass-mailed.

The worm spreads as an attachment to infected emails. Once launched, it may terminate antivirus and firewall programs and download other malware.

An urgent update to antivirus databases has been released.

If you are using Kaspersky Anti-Virus/ Kaspersky Internet Security 6.0, enable Proactive Protection, and new variants will be detected without the need to update antivirus databases.

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