1. Symantec/
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  3. W32.Licum


Risk Level 1: Very Low

July 13, 2005
July 13, 2005 11:16:12 PM
Also Known As:
Virus:W32/Tenga.A [F-Secure], Virus.Win32.Tenga.a [Kaspersky], Tenga.A [Panda Software], W32/Gael.worm.a [McAfee], W32/Gael [McAfee], Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Small.bdc [Kaspersky]
Systems Affected:
CVE References:
W32.Licum is a worm that may spread by exploiting the Microsoft Windows DCOM RPC Interface Buffer Overrun Vulnerability (BID 8205). It also infects executable files and may open a back door.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 13, 2005
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Writeup By: Jeong Mun

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