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W32.Duksten.E@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
December 23, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:41:47 AM
Also Known As:
WORM_PRESTIGE.A [Trend]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


The W32.Duksten.E@mm worm is a variant of the W32.Duksten@mm worm. It is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to mail itself to all contacts in the Microsoft Windows Address Book.

The email message has the following characteristics:

From: "Greenpace"<boletin@greenpace.org>
Subject: Nuevas grietas del PrestiGe nos amenazan!
Message Body: (There is no message.)
Attachment: Grietas.zip

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 24, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 24, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 24, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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