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Risk Level 2: Low

November 28, 2001
February 13, 2007 11:37:51 AM
Also Known As:
W32.Eira.57344@mm, I-Worm.Quamo
Trojan Horse, Worm

W32.Eira.A@mm is an Internet worm that carries a payload that overwrites files. The file name of this worm suggests that it is a demo of the Quake4 game, but it is not.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 29, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 29, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Patrick Nolan

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