- August 16, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:05:40 PM
W32.HLLW.Shydy.B is a worm that attempts to spread through the KaZaA and iMesh file-sharing networks.
The worm is written in Microsoft Visual Basic, and is packed with UPX.
The Visual Basic run-time libraries must be installed for the worm to execute.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 18, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version August 18, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 18, 2003
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Writeup By: Yana Liu