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12/6: Atak-B a Mass-Mailing Worm

12/6: Atak-B a Mass-Mailing Worm
December 6, 2004

W32.Atak.B@mm is a mass-mailing worm that uses its own SMTP engine to send its messages to the email addresses it gathers from certain files on a compromised computer.

Technical details can be found at Symantec page.

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