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Virus:Worm/Scan.AD
Date discovered:07/09/2006
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:18.818 Bytes
MD5 checksum:9707782c1ecefc5d68fe891a339c1234
VDF version:6.35.01.192
IVDF version:6.35.01.196 - Friday, September 8, 2006

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Beagle.EG@mm
   •  Mcafee: W32/Areses.f
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_ARESES.AD
   •  Sophos: W32/Areses-P
   •  VirusBuster: I-Worm.Scano.AJ
   •  Eset: Win32/Scano.AD
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Scano.AD@mm

It was previously detected as:
     HTML/Drop.Scan.AD.1


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


Side effects:
   • Downloads files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Thursday, August 31, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Tuesday, October 3, 2006

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