[svlug] Umm... Incoming.
Christopher William Wesley
cwwesley at udlug.org
Sun Aug 5 22:01:01 PDT 2001
On Sun, 5 Aug 2001 rob at myinternetplace.net wrote:
> OK, so this proably just shows my lack of experience, but I have forever
> wondered why none of these trojans don't simply bring in their own copy of
> deltree, and then
> deltree /y /
If the infection comes with a cure, then there wouldn't be a reason to go
buy the prescribed cure. </conspiracy_theory> ;)
Rob, I've always wondered the same thing ... if the conspiracy theory
turns out to be a wash, I suspect that most worm/trojan/virus creators,
while displaying some wicked hubris, just don't have the brass to try
causing that kind of damage. Dumber haX0rs are born every day though ...
one will think (s)he can get away with it.
Microsoft Security Specialist
The moron in Oxymoron.
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