- August 26, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:06:24 PM
- Trojan Horse
Backdoor.IRC.Bobbins is a Backdoor Trojan Horse that gives its author control of an infected computer through Internet Relay Chat (IRC). The existence of the file, windows.exe, is an indication of a possible infection.
The Trojan can update itself by checking for newer versions over the Internet.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 26, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version August 26, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 27, 2003
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Writeup By: John Canavan