Today at Berkeley Lab nameplate Berkeley Lab
Monday, August 9, 2004
 
C O M PU T E R   U P D A T E   A L E R T
CALENDAR
 
Tomorrow

8 a.m.
Human Resources
New Employee Orientation
Bldg. 66 Auditorium

9:30 a.m.
EHS 10
Introduction to EHS at LBNL
Bldg. 66 Auditorium

10 a.m.
EHS23
Safety for Shop Supervisors
Bldg. 51-201

3 p.m.
CSEE
Undergraduate Student Poster Session
Cafeteria

5 p.m.
Computational Research
Mars Rover Screening
Chip Smith
Bldg. 50B-1211

CAFETERIA
 

Tuesday's Breakfast: Breakfast Burger- Burger Patty, Egg and Cheese on Grilled Texas Toast

B'fast: 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Full menu


New Worm Hits Lab Computers;
Do Not Open E-Mail Attachments

A new worm that targets Windows systems (called "Bagle.AL" or "Beagle.AO," depending on the anti-virus vendor) is spreading rapidly across the Internet today. Anti-virus vendors are now updating their products, but until Norton AV/Symantec AV Client is updated, avoid opening any e-mail attachment. Delete the message that contains the attachment, even if it appears to be from someone you know (unless you were expecting the attachment).

The new worm generates infected attachments with names such as price.zip, price2.zip and newprice.zip. Delete the message that contains this attachment. And above all, avoid forwarding any such attachment to anyone else.

Those who opened any attachment sent by this worm have infected their systems. Immediately disconnect the system from the network, or call the Help Desk at x4357 to find out how it’s done.


WEATHER
Sunny.
Highs: mid 70s (25° C).

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Extended Forecast

SECURITY CONDITION
SECON level 3

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