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W32.Eternalrocks

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 21, 2017
Updated:
May 24, 2017 2:17:58 PM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Eternalrocks is a worm that spreads by exploiting Server Message Block (SMB) remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities. It also opens a backdoor and downloads malicious files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 21, 2017 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 5, 2017 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 21, 2017 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 5, 2017 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 24, 2017
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Writeup By: Yusuke Kudo, Jeet Morparia

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