W32/MyLife-H

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    Name: W32/MyLife-H
    Type: Win32 worm
    Date: 11 April 2002

    At the time of writing Sophos has received just one report of
    this worm from the wild.

    Description:

    W32/MyLife-H is a Win32 worm which arrives in an email with the
    following characteristics:

    Subject line: peeeeeep
    Attached file: peeeeep.mpeg.scr
    Message text:

    Hiiiii All
    How are youuuuuuuu?
    look to the movi peeeeeep it's vvvery verrrry ffffunny :) ;-)

    byyye

    ========No Viruse Found========
    MCAFEE.COM


    If the user runs the attachment the worm saves a copy of itself
    in the root folder then sends itself to addresses from the
    Outlook address book and MSN Messenger contact list.

    The worm will send itself everytime it is executed.

    The worm also attempts to send a list of addresses used in an
    email with the following characteristics:

    To: asdsdfd315@hotmail.com
    Subject line: new


    Read the analysis at
    http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32mylifeh.html
     
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