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W32.Mytob.MC@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
November 22, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:46:45 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

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



November 22, 2005: Added a link to removal tool.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 22, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 22, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 22, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Mark McGuill

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