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Virus:Worm/Locksky.BG.1
Date discovered:08/08/2007
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:16.384 Bytes
MD5 checksum:3de189722f632d2a6b3a08c49e7db6b6
VDF version:6.38.01.081
IVDF version:6.38.01.085

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Loosky
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Locksky.bg
   •  F-Secure: Email-Worm.Win32.Locksky.bg
   •  Panda: W32/LockSky.DY.worm
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Locksky.CW
   •  Eset: Win32/Spabot.U
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Locksky.BF


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


Side effects:
   • Downloads a malicious file
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Steals information
Description inserted by Monica Ghitun on Tuesday, November 6, 2007
Description updated by Andrei Gherman on Thursday, November 8, 2007

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