- June 10, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:58:59 AM
W32.Fishlet.A@mm is mass-mailing worm which is written in Visual Basic. It uses its own SMTP engine to send itself out to email addresses that it finds in the Microsoft Windows Address Book.
The email message arrives with the following characteristics:
To: Ebay Taker
From: eMarket Services [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Attachment: ######.exe (where ###### is a random name)
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 10, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version June 10, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 12, 2002
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Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson