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  3. W32.MyLife.C@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

March 31, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:57:54 AM
Also Known As:
W32/MyLife.c@mm [McAfee], WORM_MYLIFE.C [Trend], W32/MyLife-C [Sophos], Win32.MyLife.C [CA]
Systems Affected:

W32.MyLife.C@mm is a mass-mailing worm that emails itself to all email addresses in the Microsoft Outlook address book and the MSN Messenger contact list. It arrives as the attachment List.TXT.scr.

It may format drives and delete files depending on the system time.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 1, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 1, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 2, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Patrick Nolan

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