Published Nov 10, 2004 | Updated Apr 16, 2011

Win32/Doomjuice

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: W32/Doomjuice.worm (McAfee) W32.HLLW.Doomjuice (Symantec) WORM_DOOMJUICE (Trend Micro) Win32.Doomjuice (CA)

Summary

Win32/Doomjuice is a family of worms that target machines infected with Win32/Mydoom. Win32/Doomjuice scans for systems listening on the TCP port opened by the backdoor component of Win32/Mydoom. The worms launch a denial of service (DoS) attack against www.microsoft.com.
To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may be installed on your computer, run a full-system scan with an appropriate, up-to-date, security solution. The following Microsoft products will detect and remove this threat:
 
 
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