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Virus:Worm/Mytob.KF
Date discovered:06/10/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:37.888 Bytes
MD5 checksum:521040e494799b8065712d677d980785
VDF version:6.32.00.65

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Fanbot.d
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.KY
   •  Sophos: W32/Sdbot-Fam
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Mytob.MC
   •  Eset: Win32/Mytob.KT
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.PlunixHell.A


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Registry modification
   • Steals information
   • Third party control


Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Friday, January 20, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Friday, January 20, 2006

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