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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity MEDIUM MEDIUM
Payload
Detection files published 21 Mar 2002 03:00:00
Description created 22 Mar 2002 12:52:00
Description updated 22 Mar 2002 07:22:00
Malware type WORM
Alias W32/Cari.A
W32/Caric.A
Spreading mechanism EMAIL
Summary None

W32/MyLife.B@mm

Spreading

When run, the email worm sends itself to all users in the Outlook address book.

When run, it will display a small caricature:


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It will also copy itself to the Windows System directory, and email itself out. In addition it will add a key to the Registry so that it is started during bootup:


HKCU\Software\Microsoft\CurrentVersion\Run\win=%SYSDIR%\CARI.SCR

Payload Details

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Analysis

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Removal

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Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:14