- August 14, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:47:17 AM
Also Known As:
W32.Modnar.Worm@mm is a mass-mailing worm that appears to be written in C++. When executed, the worm extracts all of the email address from the Windows Address Book (WAB). The worm then emails a copy of itself to all of the extracted email addresses.
What are Portable Executable (PE) files?
PE files are files that are portable across all Microsoft 32-bit operating systems. The same PE-format executable can be run on any version of Windows 95, 98, Me, NT, and 2000. All PE files are executable, but not all executable files are portable.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 14, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version August 14, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Neal Hindocha