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W32.Stiraut

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 11, 2009
Updated:
August 12, 2009 8:50:15 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
1,032,890 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Stiraut is a worm that spreads through removable drives. It also opens a back door on the compromised computer and sends messages to randomly selected users of a social networking service.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 11, 2009 revision 064
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 12, 2009 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 12, 2009
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Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga

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