- December 2, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:14:37 PM
Also Known As:
- I-Worm.Epon [Kaspersky]
W32.HLLW.Epon@mm is a worm that attempts to spread through file-sharing networks and mIRC. It also uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all the contacts in the Outlook address book.
The email has the following characteristics:
Subject: Britney Spears poses nude in the Playboy!
Attachment: Britney Spears.jpg<many spaces>.exe
The worm is written in Microsoft Visual C++ and is packed with UPX.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 3, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version December 3, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 3, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis