During 10th and 11th December 2003, MessageLabs intercepted a significant number of copies of a new virus called W32/Scold-MM. The first copy of the virus originated from France. So far, the majority of copies have been disseminated from Australia and Egypt.
Number of copies intercepted so far: 2,603
Time & Date first Captured: 10th Dec 2003, 15.15 GMT
Origin of first intercepted copy: France
W32/Scold-MM spreads by emailing copies of itself to email addresses found on infected machines.
Subject: Fw: When It?s Cold Outside She Gives Me Warm Inside <random>
Attachment: The name of the attachment appears to be random, but the file extension is .scr