- August 29, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:43:46 PM
W32.Bobax.AH@mm is a mass-mailing worm that attempts to use the compromised computer as a covert proxy. The worm spreads by exploiting the Microsoft Windows Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-039
) and by sending a copy of itself to email addresses gathered.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 30, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version August 30, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 31, 2005
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Writeup By: Rodney Andres