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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity NONE NONE
Payload
Detection files published 06 Nov 2001 03:00:00
Description created 06 Nov 2001 03:00:00
Description updated 08 Nov 2001 02:30:00
Malware type VIRUS
Alias
Spreading mechanism EMAIL
FILE_INFECTION
NETWORK
Summary None

W32/Finaldo.B@mm

Spreading

The attachment name will seem to consist only of the EXE extension.The virus uses a known security hole in order to execute automatically when the mail is viewed or previewed in Outlook Express or Outlook.Information and patch is available from Microsoft: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/treeview/default.asp?url=/technet/security/bulletin/MS01-020.aspThe security hole is a known issue with Internet Explorer versions 5.01 and 5.5 without SP2 . Users who have this configuration should apply the available patch or disable Active Scripting. Information on how to do this is available from Lumension's Security Information.

Payload Details

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Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:11