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W32.Randex.YR

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 19, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:21:37 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Randex.YR is a worm that can be remotely controlled via IRC. The worm includes Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) capabilities and also tries to steal CD keys for a number of video games.

The worm is packed using the Exe32Pack utility.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 19, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 19, 2004
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 19, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 19, 2004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 21, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Takayoshi Nakayama

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