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W32.Mytob.CE@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
May 14, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:38:50 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Mytob.CW [Computer Assoc, Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.{as, au} [Kaspersky Lab], W32/Mytob.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Mytob-{AY, Fam} [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.EQ [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Mytob.CE@mm is a mass-mailing worm with back door functionality that uses its own SMTP engine to send an email to addresses that it gathers from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 15, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 12, 2017 revision 052
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 15, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 13, 2017 revision 038
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 16, 2005
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Writeup By: Kevin Ha

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