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W32.Chaim.B

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 21, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:00:44 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Chaim.B is a worm that has distributed denial of service and back door capabilities. The worm spreads to network shares, through exploiting remote vulnerabilities and may also spread by sending malicious links through AIM, AOL Instant Messenger.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 22, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 22, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 27, 2006
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Writeup By: Candid Wueest

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