- January 19, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:32:07 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Bropia.A [Computer Assoc, Bropia.A [F-Secure], IM-Worm.Win32.VB.a [Kaspersky , W32/Bropia.worm [McAfee], W32/Bropia-A [Sophos], WORM_BROPIA.A [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Bropia is a worm that spreads via Microsoft's MSN Messenger instant message program and drops a variant of W32.Spybot.Worm
: Virus definitions version 70119ao (extended version 2005/1/19 rev. 40) or greater are required to detect both threats.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 19, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version January 19, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date January 19, 2005
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Writeup By: Takayoshi Nakayama