- January 10, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:31:44 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32.Slinbot.XW [Computer Ass, Backdoor.Win32.SdBot.gen [Kasp, W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.t [McAfee], W32/Sdbot-Fam [Sophos], WORM_SDBOT.BBM [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Backdoor.Sdbot.AJ is a network-aware worm with back door capabilities that spreads via network shares and allows a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the compromised computer.
Note: Virus definitions dated 01/10/2005 or earlier may detect this threat as Backdoor.Sdbot or Backdoor.Sdbot.TB.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 11, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
Initial Daily Certified version January 11, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
Initial Weekly Certified release date January 12, 2005
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Writeup By: Paul Mangan