- August 27, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:05:41 PM
Also Known As:
W32.HLLW.Astef is a worm that attempts to spread through file-sharing networks, such as KaZaA, KaZaA Lite, Grokster, Bearshare, eDonkey2000, Morpheus, Limewire, Overnet, Papigator, XoloX, Tesla, WinMX, Shareaza, Gnucleus, and ICQ as well.
Note: Definitions dated prior to August 27, 2003 may detect this threat as Bloodhound.W32.5.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 27, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version August 27, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 27, 2003
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Writeup By: Yana Liu