- August 27, 2007
- August 27, 2007 11:08:32 AM
Also Known As:
- Worm.Win32.AutoRun.bhx [Kaspersky], Trojan-PSW.Win32.OnLineGames.rlh [Kaspersky], Trojan-PSW.Win32.OnLineGames.sxa [Kaspersky]
- 75,520 bytes
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Gammima.AG is a worm that spread by copying itself to removable media. It also steals passwords to various online games.
Symantec strongly recommends that customers take specific steps to control the execution of applications referenced in autorun.inf files that may be located on removable and network drives. Threats such as this one frequently attempt to spread to other computers using these avenues. Configuration changes made to a computer can limit the possibility of new threats compromising it. For more information, see the following document: How to prevent a virus from spreading using the "AutoRun" feature
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 26, 2007 revision 039
Latest Rapid Release version August 21, 2015 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version August 27, 2007 revision 002
Latest Daily Certified version August 22, 2015 revision 002
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 29, 2007
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Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga