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W32.Randex.J

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 5, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:07:01 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Randex.J is a network-aware worm that will copy itself as \c$\winnt\system32\spolds.exe

The worm will receive instructions from an IRC channel on a specific IRC server. One such command will trigger it to spread across the network.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 8, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 8, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 8, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 8, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 10, 2003
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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