- June 6, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:39:50 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Rbot.CRX [Computer Assoc, Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.rx [Kasper, W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.y [McAfee], W32/Rbot-Fam [Sophos], WORM_RBOT.BJF [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Spybot.PKC is a network-aware worm that has distributed denial of service and back door capabilities. The worm spreads through network shares protected by weak passwords and by exploiting vulnerabilities.
Note: Definitions dated prior to June 6, 2005 detect this threat as W32.Spybot.Worm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version June 6, 2005
Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version June 6, 2005
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 8, 2005
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Writeup By: Asuka Yamamoto