- March 2, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:18:26 PM
Also Known As:
- W32/Hiton.a@MM [McAfee], WORM_HITON.A [Trend], Win32.Hiton.A [Computer Associ
W32.Hiton@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send itself to email addresses that it finds on an infected computer.
The worm spoofs the From field of the email. The attachment can have a .bat, .exe, .pif, .scr, or .zip file extension.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version March 2, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version March 2, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 2, 2004
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Writeup By: Yana Liu