- June 4, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:02:03 PM
Also Known As:
- W32/MoFei.worm [McAfee], WORM_MOFEI.A [Trend], WORM_MOFEI.B [Trend], W32/Mofei-A [Sophos], Backdoor.Mofeir.101 [KAV], Worm.Win32.Mofeir.b [KAV], Win32.Mofei.A [CA], Win32.Mofei.B [CA]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
W32.Femot.Worm is a worm that attempts to spread through a local network. The worm attempts to use ports 135 and 139. W32.Femot.Worm also has Backdoor capabilities.
Symantec Security Response has created a tool
to remove W32.Femot.Worm, which is the easiest way to remove this threat.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 4, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version June 4, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 4, 2003
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi