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W32.Spybot.ZIF

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
November 1, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:46:02 PM
Also Known As:
WORM_RBOT.CMR [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Spybot.ZIF is a network-aware worm that opens a back door on the compromised computer. It spreads by exploiting common system vulnerabilities.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 1, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 1, 2005
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 1, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 1, 2005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 2, 2005
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Writeup By: John Canavan

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