You’ve probably seen them — emails from the FBI and the like. Sober-Y is pretty significant in its breadth.
I even had a friend contact me: “I’m getting notes that the FBI has been watching me!”. Oh boy. I patiently explained that it was merely a virus.
Some are calling it the biggest email virus outbreak of the year. I agree.
It looks like an e-mail from the FBI, or a note promising pictures of Paris Hilton — but some anti-virus companies are now calling it the most widespread computer virus outbreak of the year.
MSNBC article link here.