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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity NONE NONE
Payload Harvests email adresses, steals documents
Detection files published
Description created 22 Nov 2007 12:52:00
Description updated 22 Nov 2007 12:52:00
Malware type WORM
Alias
Spreading mechanism OTHER
Summary None

W32/MSNSpamta.A

Spreading

MSNSpamta.A propagates through MSN (Microsoft Messenger).

Payload Details

The worm attempts to harvest email addresses from documents with the following file extensions:
csv txt waband attempts to steal documents containing the file extensions:
c asm cpp inc nfo info h wpd sxw xml jtd hwp wps dif dbf sdc slk wk1 wks 123 eps ps ott rtf sdw php doc pdf htm html tmp sys chm.

Analysis

n/a

Removal

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Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:10