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Risk Level 2: Low

February 11, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:17:17 PM
Also Known As:
W32/Doomjuice.worm.b [McAfee], W32/Doomjuice.worm.c [McAfee], WORM_DOOMJUICE.B [Trend], Win32.Doomjuice.B [Computer As, W32/Doomjuice-B [Sophos], Worm.Win32.Doomjuice.b [Kasper, Worm.Win32.Doomjuice.c [Kasper
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

W32.HLLW.Doomjuice.B uses computers infected by W32.Mydoom.A@mm to spread. This worm also launches a Denial of Service (DoS) attack on the Microsoft Web site.

This threat is packed by UPX. The size of the decompressed file is 6,656 bytes.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 11, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 11, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 11, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 3 - 9
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Moderate


  • Damage Level: Low


  • Distribution Level: Medium
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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