News stories all repeat the same theme about the “Mydoom” or “Novarg” virus:
[Mydoom] doesn’t appear to exploit any Windows security flaw.
It’s almost as if Microsoft wrote it for them.
The so-called experts blame the users. They say users are just being tricked and that’s how the worm spreads:
“It’s the trust factor you are exploiting,” said Oliver Friedrichs, senior research manager with anti-virus vendor Symantec Corp. “Most people, when they receive something, they want to trust it. You don’t want to miss something people may be sending you.”
But then it goes on to say: