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W32.Spybot.OBB

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
April 22, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:37:39 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Rbot.CIF [Computer Assoc, Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.gen [Kaspe, W32/Sdbot.worm.gen [McAfee], W32/Rbot-Fam [Sophos], WORM_RBOT.GEN [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Spybot.OBB 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 vulnerabilities.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 22, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 22, 2005
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 22, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 22, 2005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 27, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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