- July 4, 2006
- February 13, 2007 12:57:16 PM
Also Known As:
- W32/Cuebot-K [Sophos]
W32.Esbot.E is a worm that opens a back door on the compromised computer and spreads through AOL instant messenger.
Note: Virus definitions prior to July 4, 2006 may detect this threat as Backdoor.IRC.Bot.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 5, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version July 5, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 5, 2006
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Writeup By: Kazumasa Itabashi