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W32.Mixor.C@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 31, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:01:53 PM
Type:
Worm, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Mixor.C@mm is a mass-mailing worm that copies itself to local folders and mapped network folders, infecting .exe and .scr files in those folders, and adds itself to .rar files. The infected files are detected as W32.Mixor!Inf. It also drops and executes Trojan.Galapoper.A.

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to November 2, 2006 may detect this as W32.Tigape.A@mm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 31, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 31, 2017 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 31, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 1, 2017 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 1, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Chen Yu

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