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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 7, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:56:09 PM
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

Perl.Lekbot is a Trojan horse that is written in Perl which can be used to perform a Distributed Denial of Service attack. It contains functionality which also allows it to spread to systems exploitable by a vulnerability in phpBB 2.0.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 8, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 8, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 14, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Elia Florio

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