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W32.Miroot.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 3, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:15:43 PM
Also Known As:
W32/Legemer.worm [McAfee]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Miroot.Worm is a worm that attempts to spread through network shares and the QQ instant messaging program. This worm also attempts to steal passwords for the online game, Legend of Mir 2.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 5, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 5, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 7, 2004
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Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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