Worm.Hamweg.Gen is a network-aware worm that attempts to replicate across an existing network. Worm.Hamweg.Gen can also spread using Windows networking APIs, MAPI functions or email clients such as Microsoft Outlook. Worm.Hamweg.Gen often creates unknown email messages with a harmful program attached and can sometimes attach itself to outgoing email messages. Worm.Hamweg.Gen also uses a misleading message which suggests that the recipient should open the attachment to see something interesting or important. Worm.Hamweg.Gen should not be allowed to spread and must be removed from the infected system immediately.
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Worm.Hamweg.Gen Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)
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File System Modifications
Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
- The following files were created in the system:
Posted: September 23, 2010 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 5/10
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