W32.HLLW.Lacon@mm is mass-mailing worm that attempts to spread itself through email, mIRC, and file-sharing networks.
The email has the following characteristics:
: National No Call Registry Info
: No Call List.exe
: (One of the following)
- You've probably heard about the National No Call Registry to stop telemarketers. Well I tried it just yesterday and so many people are using it I couldn't get through. But good news, they just issued this program to automate everything, check the attachment!
- Finally they created a program to stop those annoying telemarketers, it adds you to the National No Call Registry automatically. Check the attachment!
Keep in touch!
- Get added to the National No Call List to make it illegal for telemarketers to call you, just click the attachment to add yourself.
Talk to you later!
- I just saw this on the local news. You can add yourself to this National No Call List so telemarketers stop calling. I just did it, its real easy. Just click the attachment to add yourself!
See you soon!
This threat is written in the Microsoft Visual Basic (VB) programming language, and the VB run-time libraries must be installed for W32.HLLW.Lacon@mm to run.
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