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W32.Kelvir.II

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 14, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:44:19 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Kelvir.II is a worm that spreads through MSN Messenger and downloads a copy of another threat, which is a Backdoor.Sdbot variant.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 14, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 3, 2008 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 14, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 3, 2008 revision 037
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 14, 2005
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Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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