- September 29, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:08:13 PM
Also Known As:
W32.HLLW.Gaobot.AN is a minor variant of W32.HLLW.Gaobot.AF
. It attempts to spread to network shares that have weak passwords and allows attackers to access an infected computer through an IRC channel.
The worm takes advantage of multiple vulnerabilities including:
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 30, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 26, 2007 revision 004
Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version October 10, 2007 revision 003
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
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Writeup By: Robert X Wang