Solved New Worm: [email protected]

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[email protected] is a mass-mail worm that will send itself to all recipients it finds in .txt, .eml, .html, .htm, .dbx, and .wab files. The e-mail message will have the following characteristics:

Subjects:

Re: Movies
Re: Sample
Re: Document
Re: Here is that sample
Attachment Names:
Movie_0074.mpeg.pif
Document003.pif
Untitled1.pif
Sample.pif

The worm will also attempt to copy itself to the following directories on all open network shares:
Windows\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\StartUp
Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

The worm also sends a message to an address at pagers.icq.com prior to sending e-mail messages.


Also Known As: W32/Sobig [McAfee]
Type: Worm
Infection Length: 65,536 bytes
Systems Affected: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Me
Systems Not Affected: Macintosh, OS/2, UNIX, Linux

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