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Virus:Worm/Netsky.O.2
Date discovered:16/04/2004
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:24.064 Bytes
MD5 checksum:e6d771c24e8dbaf9543851e893c3e304
IVDF version:6.25.00.16 - Friday, April 16, 2004

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Netsky.w
   •  Sophos: W32/Netsky-N
   •  Panda: W32/Netsky.W.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Netsky.N
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.NetSky.X@mm


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Petre Galan on Friday, March 5, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Monday, March 8, 2010

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