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  3. W32.Erkez.A@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

April 19, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:21:35 PM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.Zafi [Kaspersky], W32/Zafi@MM [McAfee], W32/Zafi-A [Sophos], WORM_ZAFI.A [Trend], Win32.Zafi.A [Computer Associa
Systems Affected:

W32.Erkez.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself to the email addresses found on an infected computer.

  • The worm has an MD5 value of 0X3D18BAED7648F91B8528CD4AB57931A4.
  • Symantec Consumer products that support the Worm Blocking functionality automatically detect this threat as it attempts to spread.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 19, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 19, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 19, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Paul Mangan

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