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W32.Neeris.C

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 2, 2009
Updated:
June 2, 2009 3:39:12 PM
Also Known As:
Troj/Bckdr-RAA [Sophos], Troj/IRCBot-AGL [Sophos]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows
CVE References:
CVE-2008-4250
W32.Neeris.C is a worm that spreads by exploiting the Microsoft Windows Server Service RPC Handling Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (BID 31874) and through removable drives. It also opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 2, 2009 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 2, 2009 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 3, 2009
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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