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Problems with opening files after MyWife virus system infection

I have a problem with .doc, .xls, .ppt and .jpg files. Our system was infected with MyWife virus. Afterwards all the previously mentioned files cannot be opened. All files are changed to 0 bytes size.
I presume you've cleaned the infected machine? If not, you can find instructions for doing so here. After cleaning, restore the damaged files from backup.

This was first published in August 2004

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