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W32.Beagle.BN@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
April 15, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:37:11 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Bagle.BH [Computer Assoc, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.bn [Kas, W32/Bagle.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Bagle-Gen [Sophos], WORM_BAGLE.BH [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


W32.Beagle.BN@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send out copies of Trojan.Tooso.F. The worm also opens a back door on the compromised computer through TCP port 80.

W32.Beagle.BN@mm may be downloaded by Trojan.Tooso.G.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 16, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 16, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 16, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

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

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: High
Writeup By: John Park

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