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Risk Level 2: Low

July 3, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:25:00 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Evaman [Computer Associa, WORM_EVAMAN.A [Trend], W32/Evaman@MM [McAfee], W32/Evaman-A [Sophos], I-Worm.Evaman.a [Kaspersky]
Systems Affected:

W32.Evaman@mm is a mass-mailing worm that spreads to addresses found at the Web site, email.people.yahoo.com.

The worm arrives as an attachment with an .exe or .scr extension.

Note: Symantec Consumer products that support Worm Blocking functionality automatically detect this threat as it attempts to spread.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 4, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 4, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 4, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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