- March 21, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:48:16 AM
Also Known As:
- W32.Caric@mm, W32/MyLife.b@MM [McAfee], WORM_MYLIFE.B [Trend], W32/Caric-A [Sophos], Win32.MyLife.B [CA], W32/Mylife.B [Panda]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
W32.MyLife.B@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to spread to all addresses in the Outlook address book. It copies itself to C:\Windows \System\Cari.scr and may delete files, depending on the system time.
NOTE: Definitions dated prior to March 22, 2002 will detect this as W32.Caric@mm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version March 21, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version March 21, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 21, 2002
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles