- December 2, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:41:28 AM
W32.Cherich@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all contacts that are in the Outlook Address Book. The email message has the following characteristics:
Subject: RE: E.Coli Outbreak
There is an outbreak of E.Coli (Escherichia Coli O157:H7) in Your Area!
The Article and how to find out if you have contracted the virus is attatched...
This threat is written in the Microsoft Visual Basic programming language and may be compressed with tElock.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 2, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version December 2, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 4, 2002
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Writeup By: Yana Liu