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W32.Googbot@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 17, 2007
Updated:
September 17, 2007 10:22:42 AM
Also Known As:
WORM_AGENT.AAWD [Trend], W32 Duce.a@mm [McAfee], Backdoor.W32.GoogBot.A [Kaspersky]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
80,384 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
CVE References:
CVE-2003-0533, CVE-2007-1070
W32.Googbot@mm is a mass-mailing worm that also spreads by exploiting certain vulnerabilities. It also opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 17, 2007 revision 025
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 17, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 19, 2007
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Writeup By: Takayoshi Nakayama

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