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W32.HLLW.Donk.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 27, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:08:07 PM
Also Known As:
W32/Sdbot.worm [McAfee], Backdoor.SdBot.gen [KAV]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.HLLW.Donk.B is a network-aware worm that attempts to connect to a predetermined IRC server to receive instructions from its author.

W32.HLLW.Donk.B is written in Microsoft Visual C++ and is encrypted with PE-Shield and WinKript.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 29, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 29, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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