- August 5, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:04:42 PM
Also Known As:
- Worm.P2P.Niklas [KAV], W32/MScr.worm!p2p [McAfee]
W32.HLLW.Niklas is a worm that attempts to spread across file-sharing networks, such as KaZaA, Morpheus, and eDonkey2000. The worm prepends itself to executables it locates in certain folders. It will attempt to terminate the processes of various programs, including antivirus and firewall software.
W32.HLLW.Niklas is a Delphi application, packed with UPX 1.08, Yoda's Crypter 1.2.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 6, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version August 6, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 6, 2003
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Writeup By: Sergei Shevchenko