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  3. W32.Paps.A@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

June 13, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:24:17 PM
Systems Affected:

W32.Paps.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself as an attachment to the email addresses that it finds on your computer. The email will have a variable subject and file attachment. The attachment will have a .exe file extension.

This threat is written in the Delphi language and is packed by UPX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 13, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 13, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 13, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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