- September 3, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:27:06 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Mydoom.T [Computer Assoc, MyDoom.T [F-Secure], Email-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.r [Kas, W32/Mydoom.t@MM [McAfee], W32/Mydoom-T [Sophos], WORM_MYDOOM.T [Trend Micro]
W32.Mydoom.R@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send itself to the email addresses that it finds on an infected computer. The email contains a spoofed From address. The subject and message body vary, and the attachment has a .bat, .cmd, .exe, .pif, .scr, or .zip extension.
This threat is packed using UPX.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 4, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
Initial Daily Certified version September 4, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 8, 2004
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Writeup By: Kevin Ha