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W32.Secefa.D

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 3, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:52:22 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Secefa.D is a worm with back door capabilities that drops another threat onto the compromised computer.

It is reported that the worm is downloaded by a malformed html file that exploits the Microsoft Internet Explorer CreateTextRange Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (as described in Bugtraq ID 17196).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 3, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 3, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 5, 2006
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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