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W32.HLLW.Donk.L

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 23, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:20:04 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.HLLW.Donk.L is a network-aware worm that attempts to connect to a predetermined IRC server to receive instructions from an attacker. The worm attempts to terminate the processes of various antivirus and security related programs.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 23, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 23, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 24, 2004
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Writeup By: Asuka Yamamoto

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