Threat Description



Category: Malware
Type: Email-Worm
Platform: W32
Aliases: MyDoom.BF


MyDoom.BF appeared on February 20th, 2005. It is a minor variant of MyDoom.BB. MyDoom.BF uses a different site from which the worm attempts to download the additional Backdoor (Backdoor.Win32.Surila.o). This variant is not packed with executable compressor. For more details, please see Mydoom.BB


Automatic action

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