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W32.Randex.PI

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 30, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:20:53 PM
Also Known As:
Backdoor.IRCBot.gen [Kaspersky
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Randex.PI is a network-aware worm that attempts to connect to a predetermined IRC server to receive instructions from its author. The existence of the files, regedlt.exe or secure.bat, is an indication of a possible infection.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 6, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 6, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 7, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Keiichi Ito

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