- February 16, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:33:34 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Mydoom.AU [Computer Asso, Email-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.am [Ka, W32/Mydoom.bb@MM [McAfee], W32/MyDoom-O [Sophos], WORM_MYDOOM.BB [Trend Micro]
W32.Mydoom.AX@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses it own SMTP engine to send email to addresses that it gathers from the Windows Address Book on a compromised computer.
Note: Virus definitions version 70216x (extended version 2/16/2005 rev. 24) or greater are required to detect this threat.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 16, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version February 16, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 16, 2005
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Writeup By: Yana Liu