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Virus:Worm/Harwig.C
Date discovered:13/12/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:Yes
File size:101,446 Bytes
MD5 checksum:070bf77be2f7361d4d52a5a646ae420d
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Method of propagation:
    Messenger


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Kelvir
   •  Mcafee: W32/Harwig.worm.gen.ba
   •  Kaspersky: IM-Worm.Win32.Harwig.a
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_HARWIG.A
   •  Sophos: W32/Harwig-C
   •  Bitdefender: Worm.Harwig.A


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Drops a malicious file
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Iulia Diaconescu on Wednesday, August 31, 2005
Description updated by Iulia Diaconescu on Monday, September 19, 2005

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