Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Email-Worm
Platform: W32
Aliases: MyDoom.J, I-Worm.Mydoom.J, W32/Mydoom.J@MM, W32/Mydoom.J.worm, W32/MyDoom-J, WORM_MYDOOM.J


Mydoom.J was found in the wild on April 20th, 2004. This virus is still under analysis, but it seems to recycle code from earlier Mydoom variants as well as some parts from Bugbear. For more details, please see Mydoom.G


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