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I-WORM/MYLIFE SPREADS USING E-MAIL ATTACHMENTS

Virus Name  : W32.MyLife.A@mm

Alias             : I-Worm.MyLife.A, W32/MyLife-A, WORM_MYLIFE.A

Virus type    : Internet worm

Threat level : Medium

Virus details :

                     MyLife is an Internet worm uses Microsoft Outlook to spread. The worm is 30720 bytes long and the e-mail attachment name will be "My Life.scr". The worm is written in Visual Basic 6.0 and it is compressed by UPX.

                     The worm arrives as an e-mail attachment. The message subject will be "my life ohhhhhhhhhhhhh", the body will be

"Hiiiii
How are youuuuuuuu?
look to the digital picture it's my love
vvvery verrrry ffffunny :-)
my life = my car
my car = my house
"

                     When executed, the worm displays a painting on the screen, and then makes a copy of itself in the Windows system directory as "My Life.scr”. Then creates the registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\stmgr,
which will enable the virus to activate upon each startup. Then it collects addresses from Outlook Address Book and sends infected messages to all the email Ids stored.

                     On the next startup MyLife.A attempts to delete all com, .sys, .ini, .exe, .sys, .vxd, .exe and .dll file from several directories, but this attempt fails due to a bug in the virus code. This worm is also known as W32.MyLife.A@mm, W32/MyLife-A, WORM_MYLIFE.A.

How can I protect my system?

                   Solo has incorporated W32.MyLife@mm and its variants in signature file to protect users from this worm attack. Solo antivirus registered users are already protected from this worm. Make sure that you have installed registered version of Solo Antivirus to protect your system from all virus threats.

How to remove this worm?

                   If you are already infected with this worm, you can remove it from your computer using Solo Antivirus software. Solo antivirus can detect and remove W32.MyLife@mm and its variants safely. Use the following link to Download 30 day trial version of Solo antivirus to remove viruses from your computer.

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