- October 21, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:28:56 PM
Also Known As:
- W32.Netsky.AE@mm, W32/Baba-A [Sophos], W32/Buchon.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Buchon@mm [F-Secure], Win32.Buchon.B [Computer Assoc, WORM_BUCHON.B [Trend Micro], I-Worm.Buchon.b [Kaspersky]
W32.Buchon.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send itself to email addresses it finds on the infected computer.
Notes: Definitions dated prior to Oct 23, 2004 detect this threat as W32.Netsky.AE@mm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 22, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
Initial Daily Certified version October 22, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 23, 2004
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Writeup By: Yana Liu