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W32.Randex.AZ

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 4, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:14:40 PM
Also Known As:
W32.Randex.AX
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Randex.AZ is a network-aware worm that spreads through shared network drives and opens random ports. The worm can receive instructions from a channel on a predetermined IRC server.


Note: Virus definitions dated prior to December 4, 2003 may detect this as W32.Randex.AX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 4, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 4, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 4, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 4, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 10, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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