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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 29, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:24:39 PM
Also Known As:
VBS.Entice [Kaspersky], WORM_YESENIA.A [Trend Micro]
Systems Affected:

W32.Ainesey.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends a copy of itself to all the email addresses gathered from the computer and infects Microsoft® Office® files.

The subject, body, and attachment name in the email vary.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 30, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 30, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 30, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jeong Mun

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