- June 1, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:39:23 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Mytob.DR [Computer Assoc, Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.bd [Kaspe, W32/Mytob.bl@MM [McAfee], W32/Mytob-CZ [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.BO [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Mytob.CY@mm is a mass-mailing worm that has back door capabilities and uses its own SMTP engine to send an email to addresses that it gathers from the compromised computer.
Note: Virus definitions version 70601x, extended version 6/1/2005 rev. 18 detect this threat as W32.Mytob.CE@mm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 2, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version March 20, 2012 revision 007
Initial Daily Certified version June 2, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version March 20, 2012 revision 018
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 2, 2005
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Writeup By: Yana Liu