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W32.Evolym

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 6, 2008
Updated:
June 6, 2008 4:22:12 PM
Also Known As:
W32/VB-DZU [Sophos]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
134,737 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Evolym is a worm that spreads through email, Instant Messaging clients and by copying itself to removable drives. It may also download files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2008 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2008 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 11, 2008
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Writeup By: Alfredo Pesoli

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