- December 16, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:15:18 PM
W32.HLLW.Cayam@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all the contacts in the Outlook Address Book.
The email has the following characteristics:
Subject: Verify your eBay account information
W32.HLLW.Cayam@mm is also a peer-to-peer worm that shares itself using the eMule and KaZaA file-sharing networks.
This threat is written in Microsoft Visual Basic (VB) and is UPX-packed.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 17, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version December 17, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 17, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis