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Virus:Worm/Mytob.AP
Date discovered:11/04/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:65.536 Bytes
MD5 checksum:380F24D0E0AD7C5713C4C3244C55D3CD
VDF version:6.30.00.84

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Mytob.AG@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.u
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.AC
   •  Sophos: W32/MyDoom-AJ
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Mytob.AV
   •  VirusBuster: iworm I-Worm.Mytob.BC1
   •  Eset: Win32/Mytob.Y worm
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Mytob.AF


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Steals information
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Iulia Diaconescu on Friday, October 13, 2006
Description updated by Iulia Diaconescu on Wednesday, October 18, 2006

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