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W32.Mytob.GB@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 24, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:41:05 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Mytob.GL [Computer Assoc, Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.bi [Kaspe, W32/Mytob.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Mytob-DB [Sophos], WORM_MYTOB.HI [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Mytob.GB@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 25, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 9, 2017 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 25, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 10, 2017 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 29, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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