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by ^AtomiC^
Thu Jan 16, 2003 8:25 am
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

Great idea, problem with it though is due to the nature of the topic, it would be necessary to update it far more frequently than the other documents, since new viruses and exploits are being discovered daily. Secondly, pryz has already written an article for the user-com newsletter, which can be fo...
by ^AtomiC^
Wed Jan 08, 2003 3:15 pm
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

YAHA.K

There appears to have been a recent outbreak of the YAHA.K trojan, which circulates by pretending to be a "hotmail hack", a screensaver, or a game of some kind. Full details of this virus is available here and here . There's a simple test to see if you have this virus. If you use Windows 98/ME, clic...
by ^AtomiC^
Mon Dec 02, 2002 11:30 pm
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [Help] Connecting to UNDERNET network?
Replies: 5
Views: 10604

w00p.
by ^AtomiC^
Mon Dec 02, 2002 3:27 am
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

Forgot to mention that NETBIOS represents itself in two parts, "Client for Microsoft Networks" and "File and Print Sharing". Both of these should be disabled (by removing or unchecking them) if they aren't being used. The only thing you really need is TCP/IP. Contact your ISP's tech support team for...
by ^AtomiC^
Mon Dec 02, 2002 3:16 am
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

I'd like to expand this thread to all things relating to computer security and hack-prevention as well by starting a thread with basic how-to's using/configuring firewalls, netbios, general windows stuff etc. and, if I've got time, i'll try put up some reviews on the most popular software firewall ...
by ^AtomiC^
Sat Nov 23, 2002 1:49 pm
Forum: General posts
Topic: Funny logs
Replies: 1462
Views: 1127905

Got a couple. most not really worthy of being posted. *shrug* [23:45:00] *** [#phat] Requesting topic... [23:45:00] *** [#phat] topic- 'If you get me Jessica Albas mail/msn/icq/Phone-number/home-adress, or any of those, u will be rewarded well.PS: this is not a joke' [23:45:00] *** [#phat] topic- se...
by ^AtomiC^
Sat Nov 23, 2002 5:55 am
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

I agree, carl. I'd like to expand this thread to all things relating to computer security and hack-prevention as well by starting a thread with basic how-to's using/configuring firewalls, netbios, general windows stuff etc. and, if I've got time, i'll try put up some reviews on the most popular soft...
by ^AtomiC^
Thu Nov 21, 2002 1:37 am
Forum: General / IRC Help
Topic: [General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?
Replies: 12
Views: 20780

[General] Got a virus problem? Got info on a new virus?

Greetings, I figure I might as well do something useful (for a change) and start a thread that focuses on virus-related problems. Feel free to post questions, info on new viruses, general tips, etc, here. It's important that people know how to avoid getting infected on IRC, so here's my attempt at e...