- October 6, 2010
- October 6, 2010 2:52:01 PM
- 323,584 bytes
- Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Ackantta.H@mm is a worm that spreads by sending itself to email addresses gathered from the compromised computer.
W32.Ackantta.H may infect certain files with .exe and .msi extensions. The infected files are self-extracting cabinet files that contain legitimate files, and a copy of W32.Ackantta.H@mm. These infected files are detected as W32.Ackannta!dr
For more information, please see the following resource:W32.Ackantta@mmBlog entries on W32.Ackantta
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 5, 2010 revision 032
Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version October 5, 2010 revision 039
Latest Daily Certified version May 15, 2012 revision 004
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 6, 2010
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Writeup By: Piotr Krysiuk