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W32.Netsky.P@mm!enc

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 5, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:22:41 PM
Also Known As:
W32.Netsky.P@mm
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

W32.Netsky.P@mm!enc is an .enc detection for MIME-encoded files that contain the W32.Netsky.P@mm worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 5, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 4, 2013 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 5, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 5, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 5, 2004
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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