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W32.Bugbear.G@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
May 25, 2004
Updated:
May 26, 2004 6:30:25 AM
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Bugbear.G@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself to email addresses it gathers from certain files on the system using its own SMTP engine.

This variant may also expose certain confidential information from the infected machine. The email created by this variant will exploit Microsoft Internet Explorer Arbitrary Program Execution Vulnerability (BID 3867) that allows arbitrary execution of code on a remote machine.

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