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  3. W32.Campurf@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

January 2, 2003
February 13, 2007 11:52:30 AM
Systems Affected:

W32.Campurf@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all the contacts in the Outlook Address Book. The worm terminates some antivirus and firewall processes and attempts to delete files associated with the registry. The email has the following characteristics:

Subject: Some One Looking for you!
Message: How to get a money in one days bussiness? The answer is inside the attachment.
Attachment: Fc.exe

The threat is written the Microsoft Visual Basic programming language and is compressed with UPX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 3, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 3, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 4, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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