- November 5, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:29:36 PM
Also Known As:
- Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.dc [Kasper
W32.Linkbot.A is a worm that exploits the Microsoft Windows LSASS Buffer Overrun Vulnerability (described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-11
) to propagate. It also creates an IRC backdoor and attempts to install adware on the infected computer.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 6, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version November 6, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 8, 2004
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Writeup By: John Park