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W32.HLLP.VB.14336.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 15, 2002
Updated:
May 15, 2002 9:26:06 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000
W32.HLLP.VB.14336.C is a simple worm that spreads by initiating file transfers of its executable to any user that triggers an event on the compromised user's system (ie. a user signing on or initiating a chat request).

This worm is written to check for MSN Messenger installations in the default location on Swedish versions of Windows.

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