Threat Description



Category: Other
Type: Other
Platform: N/A
Aliases: MW, Millennium Worm


There is no virus by this name. However, Linux/Unix-based script code naming itself "Millennium worm" was posted to Bugtraq mailing list in September 1999.

This code does not appear to work.


Automatic action

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


More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

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