First JPEG Virus Posted To Usenet

Earlier this month Microsoft revealed a flaw in thier GDI driver that allows an exploit in JPEG images. Someones already released this into the wild. Easynews (a Usenet Provider) found it sunday afternoon. “Up-to-date information about how we found it and what it does is located at When this picture is viewed it installs remote management software (winvnc and radmin) and will connect to irc” –EasyNews

Will all the UseNet pr0n be moving to Gif? BMP? PNG?

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