- May 26, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:23:18 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.IRC.Bot.based [Dialogue , Backdoor.IRCBot.gen [Kaspersky, W32/Randbot.worm [McAfee], WORM_RANDEX.GEN [Trend Micro]
W32.Randex.RH is a network-aware worm that spreads through IRC channels. Then, it schedules itself to execute remotely created files.
Note: Virus definitions released on January 3, 2004 detect this threat as W32.Randex.gen.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 27, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
Initial Daily Certified version May 27, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 28, 2004
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Writeup By: Peggy Long