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  3. W32.Korgo.Q


Risk Level 2: Low

June 21, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:31:48 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Korgo.Q [Computer Associ, Worm.Win32.Padobot.h [Kaspersk, W32/Korgo.worm.q [McAfee], W32/Korgo-N [Sophos], WORM_KORGO.Q [Trend Micro]
Systems Affected:

W32.Korgo.Q is a worm that attempts to propagate by exploiting the Microsoft Windows LSASS Buffer Overrun Vulnerability (described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011) on TCP port 445. This variant attempts to download and execute a file from a remote Web site.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 24, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 24, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 24, 2004
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