- February 17, 2006
- February 13, 2007 12:51:25 PM
Also Known As:
- Win32/Alcan.I [Computer Associ, P2P-Worm.Win32.VB.dw [Kaspersk, W32/Generic.m [McAfee], W32/VB-YY [Sophos], WORM_GAOBOT.DF [Trend Micro]
W32.Alcra.F is a worm that attempts to propagate through various file-share networks accessible with BearShare, LimeWire, Morpheus and Shareaza applications. It also attempts to disable several programs on the compromised computer and drops a variant of W32.Spybot.Worm
onto the compromised computer.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 17, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version February 17, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date February 22, 2006
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Writeup By: Piotr Krysiuk