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Risk Level 2: Low

July 19, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:39:00 AM
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W32.Lavehn.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself to all addresses in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. The email message has the following characteristics:

Subject: ADMISION 2003
Attachment: Unheval.exe

The worm deletes from the infected computer all files that have the extensions .xls, .doc, .mdb, .mp3, .rpt, or .dwg.

NOTE: Definitions prior to July 22, 2002 will detect this threat Bloodhound.W32.VBWORM

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 22, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 22, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 24, 2002
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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