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"New Virus Breaks The Rules Of Infection"! No - no, it doesn't

I was prompted to this post by the breathless and much-hyped response to the discovery – the repeated discovery should I say; there was an earlier one that gets glossed over – of a multicomponent flavirus-like virus, this time in mosquitoes. 1,301 more words

General Virology

So much Love I lost a Shoe

May I tell you a thing or two about my life? I would assume that your silence implies consent, that and the fact that you’re still reading this. 1,263 more words

Writing

New WSF malware in emails "Voice Message from Outside Caller"

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new malware distribution campaign by email with the subject “Voice Message from Outside Caller (2m 31s)”.

This email is send from the spoofed address “Peach Telecom <peach_necsv446@hotmail.co.uk>” and has the following body: 112 more words

Virus

New Javascript malware in email "office equipment"

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new malware distribution campaign by email with the subject “office equipment”.

This email is send from the spoofed addresses and has the following body: 72 more words

Virus

Bunyaviruses in protozoa?

A Novel Bunyavirus-Like Virus of Trypanosomatid Protist Parasites

  1. Natalia S. Akopyantsa,
  2. Lon-Fye Lyea,
  3. Deborah E. Dobsona,
  4. Julius Lukešb,c,
  5. Stephen M. Beverleya

ABSTRACT

We report here the sequences for all three segments of a novel RNA virus (LepmorLBV1) from the insect trypanosomatid parasite…

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Viruses

Fake email DHL with subject "DHL Levering: 7TOWTQ6363338851" downloads malware

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu, started to intercept a new malware distribution campaign by email with the subject “DHL Levering: 7TOWTQ6363338851”. The email has the DHL logo included, is written in Dutch and sent to .nl domains and as such targetting DHL customers in the Netherlands. 103 more words

Virus