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Virus:Worm/Kipis.U
Date discovered:21/09/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:7.856 Bytes
MD5 checksum:3030c85b4a6135a1d35bd9ab2d1bfe6b
VDF version:6.32.00.35

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Peer to Peer


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Kipis.A@mm
   •  Mcafee: W32/Kipis.u@MM
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Kipis.u
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_KIPIS.M
   •  Sophos: W32/Kipis-U
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Kipis.AC
   •  VirusBuster: I-Worm.Kipis.L
   •  Eset: Win32/Kipis.U
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Kipis.U@mm


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


Side effects:
   • Disable security applications
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Tuesday, September 12, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Tuesday, September 12, 2006

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