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Risk Level 2: Low

December 25, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:31:17 PM
Also Known As:
WORM_SANTY.F [Trend Micro]
Systems Affected:

Perl.Santy.C is a worm written in Perl script that attempts to spread to Web servers running versions of the phpBB 2.x bulletin board software prior to 2.0.11, which are vulnerable to the PHPBB Viewtopic.PHP PHP Script Injection Vulnerability (BID 10701). It uses Google search to find potential new infection targets.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 26, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 26, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 29, 2004
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