- July 21, 2006
- June 26, 2007 10:35:59 PM
Also Known As:
- Troj/Glupzy-A [Sophos], W32/Glupzy-D [Sophos]
- 21,185 Bytes
W32.Glupzy.A is a worm which spreads via shared/removable drives. It disables certain system utilities and opens a back door on the infected machine. It also changes the administrator password on the compromised computer.
This threat has been renamed from Backdoor.Glupzy to W32.Glupzy.A.
Definitions before June 27, 2007 may detect this security threat as Backdoor.Glupzy.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 23, 2007 revision 008
Latest Rapid Release version March 14, 2018 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version June 24, 2007 revision 005
Latest Daily Certified version March 15, 2018 revision 017
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 26, 2006
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Writeup By: Sean Kiernan and Nicholas Falliere