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W32.Kelvir.M

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
April 4, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:36:23 PM
Also Known As:
IM-Worm.Win32.Kelvir.e [Kasper, W32/Kelvir.worm.gen [McAfee]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Kelvir.M is a worm that spreads through MSN Messenger and drops a variant of W32.Spybot.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 5, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 5, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 5, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jeong Mung

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