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W32.HLLW.Gaobot.EF

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 12, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:15:13 PM
Also Known As:
W32.HLLW.Gaobot.gen, W32/Gaobot.worm.gen [McAfee], Backdoor.Agobot.3.gen [Kaspers
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.HLLW.Gaobot.EF is a worm that uses several exploits to spread. This worm also opens a backdoor to a predetermined IRC channel.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 12, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 12, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 17, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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