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Overview

Threat Risk MEDIUM MEDIUM
Destructivity HIGH HIGH
Payload Deletes files
Detection files published 02 Jan 2002 03:00:00
Description created 03 Jan 2002 06:03:00
Description updated 03 Jan 2002 08:18:00
Malware type WORM
Alias
Spreading mechanism EMAIL
Summary None

W32/Maldal.G@mm

Spreading

The worm renames the infected computer (ComputerName) to "ZaCker". Because of this the subject and attachment name will often be "ZaCker" as the worm uses computername for mail subject and attachment name.

Payload Details

The worm attepts to delete a lot of files, including several antivirus installations.

Analysis

n/a

Removal

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Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:11