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W32.Spybot.APEO

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
February 16, 2007
Updated:
February 16, 2007 12:21:24 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
81,350 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
CVE References:
CVE-2003-0352, CVE-2006-2630
W32.Spybot.APEO is a worm that opens a back door and connects to an IRC server, allowing an attacker to execute commands on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 16, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 16, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 21, 2007
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Writeup By: John Canavan

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