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|Effects: ||Its spreads rapidly via e-mail.|
|First detected on:||April 29, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 21, 2003|
Nolor is a worm that spreads rapidly via e-mail. When it has infected a computer, it sends a copy of itself to all the contacts in the Address Book. In order to do this, Nolor uses its own SMTP engine.
The message carrying the worm has variable characteristics. However, some of the subjects and messages promise photos of Bin Laden, greetings cards or passwords for accesing certain programs.
Nolor is easy to recognize, as the message carrying the worm always includes one of the following attached files: