Threat Description

Dumaru.AA

Details

Aliases:Dumaru.AA, W32.Dumaru.AA@mm
Category:Malware
Type:Worm
Platform:W32

Summary



A new variant of the Dumaru worm family has been found in the wild on 25th of January, 2004.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



Technical Details



This variant of the worm is a recompiled version of Dumaru.Z.

Detailed description of Dumaru.Z is available at:

http://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/dumaru_z.shtml



Detection


Detection in F-Secure Anti-Virus was published on January 26th, 2004 in update:
Detection Type: PC
Database: 2004-01-26_01



Description Created: Gergely Erdelyi and Katrin Tocheva, 25th of January, 2004
Technical Details: Gergely Erdelyi, 26th of January, 2004


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