- June 1, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:39:23 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Mytob.DR [Computer Assoc, Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.bd [Kaspe, W32/Mytob.bl@MM [McAfee], W32/Mytob-CZ [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.BO [Trend Micro]
W32.Mytob.CY@mm is a mass-mailing worm that has back door capabilities and uses its own SMTP engine to send an email to addresses that it gathers from the compromised computer.
Note: Virus definitions version 70601x, extended version 6/1/2005 rev. 18 detect this threat as W32.Mytob.CE@mm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 2, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version June 2, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 2, 2005
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Writeup By: Yana Liu