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W32.Iberio

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 16, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:44:24 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000


W32.Iberio is a worm with back door capabilities that spreads by exploiting the Microsoft Windows Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-039).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 16, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 16, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 21, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga

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