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Risk Level 1: Very Low

January 13, 2000
February 13, 2007 11:49:51 AM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.W95.Plage.Worm, P2000, Plage2000

W32.Plage.Worm is a memory resident worm discovered on Jan 13, 2000. The worm replies on MAPI32 and propagates by replying to unread email with the following message body:

I'll try to reply as soon as possible.
Take a look to the attachment and send me your opinion!
> Get your FREE P2000 now! <

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 21, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Motoaki Yamamura

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