- February 6, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:17:07 PM
Also Known As:
- WORM_SDBOT.FP [Trend]
W32.Dinfor.Worm is a worm that spreads across network shares. It exploits weak passwords and uses the DCOM RPC vulnerability (described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS03-039
) to create user accounts on remote computers. This worm also acts as a backdoor, connecting to an IRC channel and allowing a remote attacker to control an infected computer.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 6, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version February 6, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 9, 2004
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Writeup By: Fergal Ladley