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Perl.Bossworm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 24, 2011
Updated:
October 24, 2011 4:17:51 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2010-0738, CVE-2010-1428, CVE-2010-1429
Perl.Bossworm is a worm that exploits the JBoss Enterprise Application Platform Multiple Vulnerabilities (BID 39710) in order to spread to unpatched JBOSS servers.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 27, 2011 revision 051
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2011 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 28, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 26, 2011
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Writeup By: Poul Jensen

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