Bagz.A

Threat description

Details

Category:
Platform: W32

Summary

Bagz is an e-mail worm that was first found in the beginning of October 2004. The worm spreads itself in e-mails with various subject and body texts. The attachment is either an executable file with double extension or a ZIP archive. Additionally the worm installs its own network driver to bypass firewalls.



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Detection

Detection for this malware was published on October 4th, 2004 in the following F-Secure Anti-Virus updates: Detection Type:PC
Database:2004-10-04_05



Description Details: Alexey Podrezov, November 2nd, 2004


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