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Virus:Worm/Mytob.BB.1
Date discovered:12/04/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:116.736 Bytes
MD5 checksum:e0bb389061d7a1dd9fff7707ca32a366
VDF version:6.30.00.89

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Mytob.AS@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.y
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.AU
   •  F-Secure: Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.y
   •  Sophos: W32/Mytob-Z
   •  Panda: W32/Mytob.AJ.worm
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Mytob.AO
   •  VirusBuster: I-Worm.Mytob.AV
   •  Eset: Win32/Mytob.AA worm
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Mytob.AK


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Drops a malicious file
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Friday, May 12, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Monday, May 15, 2006

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