- September 23, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:07:51 PM
W32.Israz.B@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send itself to all the contacts in the Windows Address Book and Outlook Address Book.
The email has the following characteristics:
Subject: Your file is attached to message.
Hi!, it's me !!!
I sent you a new game for our great friendship, open it, and enjoy.
Subject: Something new for you
Did you know...
This is one tip of many tips that can help you use your computer easily and simply.
Open the file attached, and enjoy.
The worm also attempts to spread itself through some file-sharing networks, such as KaZaA, Morpheus, eMule, eDonkey2000, BearShare, and iMesh.
This threat is written in the Microsoft Visual Basic programming language.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 24, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version September 24, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 24, 2003
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Writeup By: Yana Liu