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Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:27.648 Bytes
MD5 checksum:301b39b3e6aafb7cae5a9d84e1c78cf6

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Netsky.k
   •  Sophos: W32/Netsky-K
   •  Panda: W32/Netsky.K.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Netsky.K
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Generic.495186


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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