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W32.Gillich.Mirc

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 1, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:21 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Gillich.Mirc is a worm that spreads using mIRC, the Windows Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client. This worm attempts to disable various antivirus software processes if they are running.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2002
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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