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Virus:W32/Chir.B
Date discovered:30/08/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium to high
Static file:No
IVDF version:6.31.01.194 - Tuesday, August 30, 2005

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Chir.B@mm
   •  Mcafee: W32/Chir.b@MM virus
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.Runouce.b
   •  F-Secure: Email-Worm.Win32.Runouce.b
   •  Sophos: W32/Chir-B
   •  Panda: W32/Chir.B
   •  Grisoft: Win32/Chir.B@mm
   •  Eset: Win32/Chir.B worm
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Parite.B


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
Description inserted by Thomas Wegele on Thursday, November 13, 2008
Description updated by Andrei Ivanes on Thursday, December 23, 2010

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