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Virus:Worm/IRCBot.EW
Date discovered:13/12/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:8.204 Bytes
MD5 checksum:d5f5c6768beea05a6c0d72ecb69d27d1
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Esbot.A
   •  Mcafee: W32/IRCbot.worm.gen
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.IRCBot.ew
   •  F-Secure: W32/Ircbot.T
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.Ircbot.EW


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Downloads files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Razvan Olteanu on Thursday, September 1, 2005
Description updated by Razvan Olteanu on Thursday, September 1, 2005

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