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W32.Spybot.FCD

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 19, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:28:50 PM
Also Known As:
W32.Spybot.Worm, W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.j [McAfee], Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.gen [Kaspe
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Spybot.FCD is a network-aware worm that has backdoor, denial of service, and keylogging capabilities. It spreads by exploiting vulnerabilities.

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to October 20, 2004 may detect this threat as W32.Spybot.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 20, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 10, 2008 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 20, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 10, 2008 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 20, 2004
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Writeup By: Candid Wueest

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