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W32.Mytob.KM@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 12, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:45:24 PM
Also Known As:
W32.Mytob@mm, Win32.Mytob.JP [Computer Assoc
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

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

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to October 12, 2005 detect this risk as W32.Mytob@mm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 12, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 15, 2017 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 12, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 16, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 12, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Candid Wueest

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