Please note that the following viruses/worms have been found throughout the Internet as of 8/21/2003:
W32.Welchia.Worm - Removal Instructions - Removal Tool
W32.Blaster.Worm - Removal Instructions - Removal Tool
W32.Sobig.F@mm* - Removal
Instructions - Removal Tool
*Note: Because this particular virus is an EMail worm, TCE's mail server has blocked thousands of its attempts to get through. However, if you have friends in the area that use other Internet Prodivers without EMail virus protection and are having trouble obtaining the patches, please refer them to this site to get the fixes.
Please click on the appropriate link above for basic instructions and the removal tools on how to check and remove these viruses/worms. NOTE THAT MANY OF THESE REMOVALS REQUIRE THAT YOU DISABLE THE 'SYSTEM RESTORE' FEATURE OF WINDOWS XP.
How to Disable SYTEM RESTORE FOR WINDOWS XP
Please select your appropriate operating system updates below:
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Windows 2000 RPC Update (use this update after installing Service Pack 4) - required to stop the worms listed above.
Windows XP DAV Update (32 bit version)
Windows XP RPC Update - (32 bit version) required to stop the worms listed above.
NOTE: Please also update your anti-virus software's virus definition files.