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W32.Gaobot.BIQ

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 9, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:25:48 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Gaobot.BIQ is a network-aware worm that has backdoor capabilities and can be controlled through IRC channels.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 9, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 9, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 15, 2004
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Writeup By: Candid Wueest

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