- December 18, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:54:13 AM
Also Known As:
- JS.Exception.Exploit, JS/Coolsite@MM, W32/Cool.A-mm
JS.Coolsite@mm is a Java Script worm. If you are using Norton AntiVirus with definitions dated August 16, 2001 or later, you are already protected from this worm, which will be detected by those definitions as JS.Exception.Exploit.
Symantec Security Response has created a separate detection for this variant, and definitions dated December 19, 2001 or later will detect it as Coolsite@mm.
The worm arrives as an email with the subject "Hi!!" and the message "Hi. I found cool site!..."
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 19, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
Initial Daily Certified version December 19, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: JP Duan