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Virus:Worm/Mydoom.AS.1
Date discovered:27/04/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:Yes
File size:86.637 Bytes
MD5 checksum:06ad8f6017e0d638481d877af8881e4f
VDF version:6.30.00.141 - Wednesday, April 27, 2005
IVDF version:6.30.00.141 - Wednesday, April 27, 2005

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Peer to Peer


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Mydoom.bn@MM
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.as
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYDOOM.AQ
   •  F-Secure: Email-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.as
   •  Sophos: W32/MyDoom-BN
   •  Panda: W32/Mydoom.BJ.worm
   •  Grisoft: I-Worm/Mydoom
   •  VirusBuster: I-Worm.Mydoom.BJ
   •  Eset: Win32/Mydoom.BC
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Mydoom.BJ


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


Side effects:
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Registry modification


Right after execution it runs a windows application which will display the following window:

Description inserted by Ana Maria Niculescu on Thursday, October 4, 2007
Description updated by Ana Maria Niculescu on Tuesday, October 9, 2007

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