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W32.Mytob.EP@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 14, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:40:22 PM
Also Known As:
W32/Mytob-FD [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.FD [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Mytob.EP@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 14, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 27, 2017 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 14, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 28, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 15, 2005
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Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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