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Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity MEDIUM MEDIUM
Payload File deletion and/or corruption
Detection files published 10 Apr 2002 03:00:00
Description created 10 Apr 2002 03:13:00
Description updated 10 Apr 2002 03:13:00
Malware type WORM
Spreading mechanism EMAIL
Summary None



This worm spreads to all users in the Outlook address book and to addresses in the MSN Messenger contact list.When it is first executed, it will display a small caricature and perform the email sending. In addition it will install itself in Registry so that it is started at bootup. A copy of the worm will be placed in the Windows System directory.

Payload Details

The worm has destructive payloads. It may overwrite files of type jpeg,rm,ram,mp3,mp2,doc,xls,ppt,htm,html,wav,php,gif,frm,zip,rar,mpg,mpeg,asp,txt,pdf,pps,mdb,rtf,vbs,js,dbx and avi with a small text.It may attempt to delete all files on C:, D:, E:, F:, G:, H: and I: drives.





Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:11