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W32.Yimfoca

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 2, 2010
Updated:
April 23, 2012 4:38:25 AM
Also Known As:
Troj/PushBot-U [Sophos]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Yimfoca is a worm that spreads by sending links through Yahoo! Messenger and displays surveys when popular websites are visited.

For more information, please see the following resources:
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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 1, 2010 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 2, 2010 revision 005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 5, 2010
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Writeup By: Mircea Ciubotariu

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