- April 12, 2005
- February 13, 2007 1:03:54 PM
Also Known As:
- Backdoor.Win32.IRCBot.ao [Kasp, W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.i [McAfee], WORM_SDBOT.BKW [Trend Micro]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Spybot.NLX is a worm that has distributed denial of service and back door capabilities.
The worm spreads through network shares protected by weak passwords and by exploiting the following vulnerabilities:
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version April 12, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version April 12, 2005
Initial Daily Certified version April 12, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version April 12, 2005
Initial Weekly Certified release date April 13, 2005
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Writeup By: John Canavan