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W32.Mytob.KU@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 16, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:45:32 PM
Also Known As:
WORM_MYTOB.LP [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Mytob.KU@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 October 16, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 16, 2017 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 16, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 17, 2017 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 17, 2005
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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