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W32.Dasher.G

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 30, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:58:34 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Dasher.G is a network-aware worm that exploits the Microsoft Windows Server Service Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-040) and downloads a remote file.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 30, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 30, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 30, 2006
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Writeup By: Elia Florio

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