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W32.Pet_Ticky.B@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 3, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:57:40 AM
Also Known As:
WORM_PETLIL.A, W32/PetLil@MM, Win32.Petlil.A
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Pet_Ticky.B@mm is a mass-mailing worm which sends itself to all contacts in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. The email arrives with the following characteristics:
Subject: XXX Picture...
Attachment: XXXPic.exe

If it is run, it could create numerous files on the hard disk.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 4, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 4, 2002
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 4, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 4, 2002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 5, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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