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  3. W32.Banwarum.G@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

July 6, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:57:22 PM
Systems Affected:

W32.Banwarum.G@mm is a worm that spreads through file-sharing networks such as KaZaa, Morpheus, eDonkey2000, LimeWire, and iMesh. It also downloads a .zip file from a predefined Web site and sends it as an email attachment to addresses that it gathers from the compromised computer.

Note: Detections prior to July 7th, 2006 may detect this threat as W32.Banwarum.G

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 6, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 5, 2008 revision 049
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 6, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 6, 2008 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 12, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kazumasa Itabashi

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