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RPC Fix CDs Being Distributed In Walk-in

Posted: 03:24:33, Friday, Aug 15, 2003   Expiration: 18:00:00, Monday, Sep 29, 2003  

CDs with the Symantec removal tool for the Blaster virus along with the appropriate updates for Windows 2000 and Windows XP are being distrubted in walk-in. Click on the link above to see the instructions that are included on the CD.

Click Here for Background Information on the virus and the removal tools

Note: The autorun on the cd lauches the Instructions file; which will also be launched if the CD is double clicked on in a Windows Explorer window.

In order to make these tools available for everyone, we have printed cds with the aformentioned tools. Here is the directory structure of the cd:

Folder PATH listing for volume RPC CD
Volume serial number is 71FAE346 3269:D2DF
F:.
|   AutoRun.Inf
|   FixBlast.exe
|   FixSbigF.exe
|   FixWelch.exe
|   FixWinsh.exe
|   FxDumaru.exe
|   FxMimail.exe
|   Instructions.Txt
|   WCMR_CD.Ico
|   
|---Windows 2000
|       Q811493_W2K_SP4_X86_EN.exe
|       W2KSP4_EN.EXE
|       Windows2000-KB824146-x86-ENU.exe
|       
|---Windows Server 2003
|       WindowsServer2003-KB824146-x86-ENU.exe
|       
|---Windows XP
        Q811493_WXP_SP2_x86_ENU.exe
        WindowsXP-KB824146-x86-ENU.exe
        xpsp1a_en_x86.exe
        

Click Here to view what the Instructions.txt file says.

Feel free to contact Chris Mayeshiba, Brian Gratrix, or Bryan Reagan if you have any questions or comments about the CDs.

-- Gray Team

Created: 03:24:33, Friday, Aug 15, 2003 (by Weizhong W.)
Updated: 02:55:26, Monday, Sep 15, 2003 (by Weizhong W.)