- October 1, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:08:18 PM
Also Known As:
- W32/Zezer.worm.gen [Mcafee], I-Worm.Zezer [AVP]
W32.Zezer.Worm is a worm that sends itself by email to all the Hotmail addresses that it finds on your MSN Messenger contact list.
It steals cached network passwords and can terminate the processes of some security software.
The worm is written in Microsoft Visual Basic 6 and is packed with UPX. The Mswinsck.ocx file must be on the computer for the worm to run.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 1, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version October 1, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2003
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi