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W32.Gaobot.ALV

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
May 25, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:23:39 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Gaobot.ALV is a worm that spreads using weak passwords and the following Windows vulnerabilities:


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 26, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 26, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 26, 2004
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Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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