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W32.Bacterra.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 10, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:05:26 PM
Also Known As:
Worm.P2P.Bacterra.a [AVP]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Bacterra.Worm is a worm that attempts to spread via the eDonkey2000 file-sharing program. The worm is written in the Visual Basic programming language.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 11, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 11, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 11, 2003
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Writeup By: Neal Hindocha

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