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W32.Kenety

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
May 10, 2007
Updated:
May 11, 2007 5:57:11 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
61,952 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
CVE References:
CVE-2006-2369
W32.Kenety is a worm that opens a back door on the compromised computer and spreads by exploiting the RealVNC Remote Authentication Bypass Vulnerability (BID 17978).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 11, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 11, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 16, 2007
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Writeup By: Chen Yu

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