- October 9, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:08:51 PM
Also Known As:
- Backdoor.Sdbot.gen [KAV], W32/Sdbot.worm.gen [McAfee]
W32.HLLW.Moega.D is a worm with backdoor capabilities that attempts to spread through the local area network. The worm attempts to open ports 139 and 445, and to steal sensitive information.
The executable for W32.HLLW.Moega.D looks similar to the icon for Windows XP's Windows Update executable, Wupdmgr.exe. See the "Technical Details" section for an illustration.
This worm is packed with FSG.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 9, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version October 9, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 15, 2003
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Writeup By: Fergal Ladley