- February 20, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:33:45 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Mydoom.AZ [Computer Asso, Email-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.am [Ka, W32/Mydoom.be@MM [McAfee], W32/MyDoom-BC [Sophos], WORM_MYDOOM.BA [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Mydoom.BA@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses it own SMTP engine to send email to addresses that it gathers from the Windows Address Book on a compromised computer.
Notes: Live Update definitions with sequence number 41427 or greater will detect this threat.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 20, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version February 20, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 20, 2005
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Writeup By: Paul Mangan