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Date discovered:29/08/2006
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Medium
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:No
File size:79.360 Bytes
VDF version:
IVDF version: - Wednesday, August 30, 2006

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network

   •  Symantec: W32.Womble.A@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Womble.a
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_WOMBLE.A
   •  Sophos: W32/Womble-B
   •  VirusBuster: iworm I-Worm.Womble.A
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Womble.A@mm

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

Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control

Description inserted by Andrei Ivanes on Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Thursday, August 31, 2006

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