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W32.Dasher.D

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
December 19, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:50:11 PM
Also Known As:
WORM_DASHER.C [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

W32.Dasher.D is a worm that disables services on the compromised computer. It spreads by exploiting various remote vulnerabilities.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 21, 2005
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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