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Virus:Worm/Mytob.NM
Date discovered:18/04/2006
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:123.392 Bytes
MD5 checksum:4839f635d2a841377439999be3055512
VDF version:6.34.00.194

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Mytob.PI@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.eg
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.PW
   •  Sophos: W32/Mytob-HI
   •  Panda: W32/Mytob.NU.worm
   •  VirusBuster: I-Worm.Mytob.RC
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Freedar.A

It was previously detected as:
   •  Worm/Freedar.A


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Andrei Ivanes on Tuesday, April 18, 2006
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Thursday, April 20, 2006

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