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SB.Badbunny

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 22, 2007
Updated:
May 24, 2007 3:51:38 AM
Also Known As:
SB/BadBunny-A [Sophos], StarOffice/BadBunny [McAfee], VBS_BADBUN.A [Trend]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Linux, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
SB.Badbunny is a worm that attempts to spread through IRC and drops the JS.Badbunny, Perl.Badbunny, and Ruby.Badbunny viruses.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 23, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 23, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 23, 2007
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
  • Payload: Spread through IRC and drops other malware on the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Stuart Smith

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