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W32.Scard

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 11, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:29:50 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Scard is a worm with backdoor functionality that uses a NetBIOS attack to spread to systems that have weak passwords.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 11, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 11, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 17, 2004
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Writeup By: Rodney Andres

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