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W32.Mytob.EE@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 11, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:45:00 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Mytob.EQ [Computer Assoc, Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.bi [Kaspe, W32/Mytob-EP [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.EP [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

W32.Mytob.EE@mm is a mass-mailing worm that opens a back door and lowers security settings on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 12, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 12, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 15, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: John Park

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