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Virus:Worm/Mytob.MC.1
Date discovered:17/03/2006
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:108.032 Bytes
MD5 checksum:b9beb39484e6742f8d2a1825429e2ca4
VDF version:6.34.00.64

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.SdBot.xd
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.NF
   •  Sophos: W32/Dolebot-A
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.SDBot.AHV

It was previously detected as:
     Worm/SdBot.108032


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


Side effects:
   • Drops a malicious file
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Monday, March 13, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Monday, March 20, 2006

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