Alert level: Severe
Worm:Win32/Brontok.BU@mm is a mass-mailing e-mail worm that spreads by sending a copy of itself as an e-mail attachment to e-mail addresses that it gathers from files on the infected computer. Worm:Win32/Brontok.BU@mm can also copy itself to USB and pen drives. This worm can disable antivirus and security software, immediately terminate certain applications, and cause Windows to restart immediately when certain applications run. This worm may conduct denial of service (DoS) attacks against certain Web sites.
Artikelnummer: 4028319 – Letzte Überarbeitung: 28.07.2017 – Revision: 1