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Virus:Worm/Autorun.gjz
Date discovered:09/08/2009
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:Yes
File size:36.864 Bytes
MD5 checksum:b574e9a136539996d2e402e84d45a7ec
IVDF version:7.01.05.86 - Sunday, August 9, 2009

 General Method of propagation:
   • Autorun feature


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Autorun.worm
   •  Sophos: W32/Autorun-AWU
   •  Panda: W32/Autorun.JQA
   •  Eset: Win32/AutoRun.VB.IM
   •  Bitdefender: Worm.Generic.105058


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files

 Files It copies itself to the following location:
   • %drive%\WindowsLive.exe



The following file is created:

%drive%\autorun.inf This is a non malicious text file with the following content:
   • %code that runs malware%

 File details Programming language:
The malware program was written in Visual Basic.

Description inserted by Petre Galan on Friday, March 5, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Friday, March 5, 2010

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