- August 9, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:56:55 AM
Prophecy.Worm is a DOS executable that sends itself to all addresses in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. The email message has the following characteristics:
Subject: I Finally Found it!
The worm emails itself using a Visual Basic Script.
NOTE: Definitions prior to August 9, 2002 detect the main worm component as Trojan Horse
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 9, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version August 9, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 14, 2002
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles