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  3. W32.Beagle.DR@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

February 13, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:51:18 PM
Also Known As:
Win32/Bagle.DV [Computer Assoc, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.fo [Kas, W32/Bagle.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Bagle-CM [Sophos], WORM_BAGLE.EV [Trend Micro]
Systems Affected:

W32.Beagle.DR@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine and file sharing networks to spread. It opens a back door on the compromised computer and attempts to lower security settings. The worm also tries to download and execute remote files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 13, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 13, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 15, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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