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W32.Music.E.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 25, 2000
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:53:39 AM
Type:
Worm

W32.Music.E.Worm is a worm that runs only on Windows 95 and Windows 98 computers. The worm requires a specific Win32 API that is only available in Windows 95 and Windows 98 versions of Kernel32.dll.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 27, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 27, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: 50 - 999
  • Number of Sites: More than 10
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Moderate
  • Removal: Moderate

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
Writeup By: Cary Ng

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