- October 24, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:12:30 PM
Also Known As:
- Worm.P2P.SpyBot.gen [KAV], W32/Spybot.worm.gen [McAfee]
W32.Kwbot.R.Worm is a worm that attempts to spread through the KaZaA file-sharing network and network shares with weak passwords. It also has backdoor Trojan capabilities, which allows an attacker to gain control of a compromised computer.
W32.Kwbot.R.Worm is a variant of W32.Kwbot.Worm and is packed with Petite.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 24, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version October 24, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2003
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Writeup By: Sergei Shevchenko