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  3. W32.Reatle@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

July 15, 2005
February 13, 2007 12:42:16 PM
Also Known As:
CME-875, Win32.Reatle.A [Computer Assoc, Lebreat [F-Secure], Net-Worm.Win32.Lebreat.gen [Ka, W32/Reatle.gen@MM [McAfee], W32/Lebreat-A [Sophos], WORM_REATLE.A [Trend Micro]
Systems Affected:

W32.Reatle@mm is a mass-mailing worm that opens a back door and attempts to propagate by exploiting the Microsoft Windows Local Security Authority Service Remote Buffer Overflow (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011) on TCP port 445.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 15, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 21, 2018 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 15, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 22, 2018 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 15, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Candid Wueest

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