Virus: Upatre

We are seeing the Upatre virus in the wild today.

http://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/us/threat-encyclopedia/malware/TROJ_UPATRE.SMNC

This is a good time to remind everyone never to open attachments, even if you know the sender.

If you know the sender, and can confirm with the sender that they intentionally sent it to you, and it passes all the antivirus checks, then you have a much less chance of being infected with a virus.

If you discover that your machine is sending out viruses, please contact your IT staff immediately and follow their instructions.