Tanatos (also known as Bugbear) is an e-mail and network worm that also has a backdoor component. This particular variant is similar to the original Tanatos/Bugbear worm that was found in year 2002.
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This Tanatos worm variant spreads in e-mail messages with the following characteristics:
F-Secure Anti-Virus detects this malware with the following updates:
Detection Type: PC
Description Created: 2006-04-12 18:04:00.0
Description Last Modified: 2006-05-11 12:16:23.0