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Virus:Worm/Mytob.MC
Date discovered:03/12/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:108.032 Bytes
MD5 checksum:6d7e8f6a1a27151de4c7e390eb554fd5
VDF version:6.32.01.03

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Mytob@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.SdBot.xd
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.NF
   •  Sophos: W32/Dolebot-A
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.SDBot.AHZ


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


Side effects:
   • Drops a malicious file
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Friday, March 10, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Wednesday, March 15, 2006

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