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W32.Reidana.A

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
March 24, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:35:45 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Reidana.A is a worm that spreads by using the Microsoft Windows DCOM RPC vulnerability (described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS03-026). The worm attempts to download and execute a remote file.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 25, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 25, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 25, 2005
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Writeup By: Benjamin Nahorney

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