PC Security Shield Virus Alert: I-Worm.Win32.Mydoom.18200

  • Also Known As
  • Type
  • I-worm 
  • Systems Affected
  • Win32 
  • Resident in System Memory
  • No
  • Origin
  • others
  • Encryption
  • No
  • How it spread
  • Email
  • Infection symptoms
  • Analyzing
  • Specific date of infections
  •  None
  • Destructivity/ Distribution Potential
  • ** / ***  

    Technical Description


    This worm spreads via email and was found on Sep.9, 2009. Hauri Mail server has received the tens of mails sent by worm and the

    variant of this worm is spreadig.

    Upon infection, worm downlowds and executes several URL defined inside worm, and creates winspf32.exe(18,200bytes) in thw Wondow

    system folder. Worm retrieves email addresses from infected system and mass-mailing.

    Infection method

    Worm spreads itself with its own SMTP engine, the spreading object is searched and retrieved from the files that have the following extentions in the infected system.

    How to repair:       [Repair by using The Shield AntiVirus]

    The Shield AntiVirus

    Security Shield AntiVirus - Total Internet Security