The “Good Worm” Designed To Help Computers Is Actually a Potentially Destructive Virus-Truth!
Summary of eRumor:
This warning is about a “worm” program called Win32.All3gro.A that is being passed among email users. The worm represents itself as a “good worm” that will detect and remove certain viruses from your computer. According to a Reuters article, however, it is actually a virus itself that “…leaves the viruses intact and chews up files instead.”
The story is apparently true, but with some corrections. There may be versions of this virus with the name Win32.All3gro.A, but most records of the virus named it a