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W32.Dinfor.D.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 17, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:19:13 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Dinfor.D.Worm is a variant of W32.Dinfor.Worm, which spreads across network shares and exploits weak passwords. 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 March 18, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 18, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 18, 2004
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Writeup By: Yuhui Huang

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