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W32.Spybot.AQGF

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
April 3, 2007
Updated:
April 3, 2007 1:34:16 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
354,304 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
CVE References:
CVE-2003-0533, CVE-2006-3439, CVE-2006-2630
W32.Spybot.AQGF is a worm that spreads through mIRC and to network shares protected by weak passwords. It also spreads by exploiting system vulnerabilities. The worm opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 3, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 12, 2009 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 3, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 12, 2009 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 4, 2007
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Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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