- July 28, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:49:13 AM
Also Known As:
- Worm.P2P.Sytro [AVP], W32/Qtint.worm[McAfee], Win32/Sytro.Worm[CA]
W32.HLLW.Electron is a worm that spreads across KaZaA or Morpheus file-sharing, peer-to-peer networks. The worm disguises itself as a movie, a game, or a software file to trick KaZaA and Morpheus users into downloading the program and opening it.
Several variants are detected as W32.HLLW.Electron. All variants are written in the Borland Delphi programming language. Some of the variants are compressed with UPX.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 29, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version March 2, 2018 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version July 29, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2018 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 31, 2002
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Writeup By: Yana Liu