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W32.Kwbot.E.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 27, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:44:59 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Kwbot.E.Worm attempts to spread across the file-sharing networks, such as KaZaA and iMesh. The worm also has a Backdoor Trojan capability that allows a hacker to control your computer. W32.Kwbot.E.Worm is packed with ASPack v2.12.

W32.Kwbot.E.Worm is a variant of W32.Kwbot.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 27, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 27, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 2, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Serghei Sevcenco

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