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System Infected: IRC W32 Brute Worm Activity

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects W32.Ircbrute worm activity on the infected machine.

Additional Information

W32.Ircbrute is a worm that spreads by copying itself to removable drives. It also opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Affected

  • Various Windows platforms
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube