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W32.Taripox@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 20, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:58:32 AM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.Taripox.b, W32/Taripox.b, Carrytone
Type:
Worm

W32.Taripox@mm is a UPX-packed mass-mailing worm that uses a new replication technique. Serving as a SMTP proxy on a local computer, it injects itself into the outgoing email messages.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 20, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 20, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 20, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Serghei Sevcenco

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