- September 2, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:06:50 PM
Also Known As:
- W32/Quaters-A [Sophos], W32/Blurt@MM [McAfee]
W32.Quaters.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that spreads itself through Outlook and IRC networks. It also launches Denial of Service attack against www.number-10.gov.uk.
NOTE: Virus definitions dated September 4, 2003 or earlier may detect this as W32.Blare@mm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 3, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version September 3, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 3, 2003
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Writeup By: Tony Lee