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MyDoom variant slams mailboxes

A pesky new variant of the MyDoom worm--dubbed MyDoom.m or MyDoom.

A pesky new variant of the MyDoom worm--dubbed MyDoom.m or
MyDoom.o--was clogging e-mail accounts and crippling major Internet search engines Monday with messages posing as either a returned mail notice or an alert from an IT administrator. By Tuesday, the worm attack was starting to fade.