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W32.Imcontactspam@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
July 27, 2007
Updated:
July 27, 2007 1:18:13 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
301,568 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Imcontactspam@mm is a mass-mailing worm that emails MSN Messenger contacts with a fake e-card greeting. It then attempts to download potentially malicious files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 27, 2007 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 27, 2007 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 1, 2007
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Writeup By: Liam O Murchu

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