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Virus:Worm/Sober.Q
Date discovered:13/12/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:No
File size:113.551 Bytes
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Sober.r@MM
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_SOBER.AC
   •  Panda: W32/Sober.Y.worm
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Sober.S@mm


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


Side effects:
   • Drops files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification


Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Oliver Auerbach on Thursday, October 6, 2005
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Monday, October 10, 2005

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