- February 2, 2006
- February 13, 2007 12:51:00 PM
W32.Kiman.A is a worm that has distributed denial of service and back door capabilities. The worm spreads by copying itself to network shares protected by weak passwords or by exploiting computer vulnerabilities.
Note: Virus definitions dated prior to February 2, 2006 may detect this as W32.Spybot.Worm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 2, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version February 2, 2006
Initial Daily Certified version February 2, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version February 2, 2006
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 8, 2006
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Writeup By: Candid Wueest