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Virus:BDS/Fanbot.B
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:37.888 Bytes
MD5 checksum:a1e3737d0b5dd6ee3fdb84170b8f7ab8
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Method of propagation:
   • Email


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Mytob@mm
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.Fanbot.b
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MYTOB.KV
   •  F-Secure: W32/Mytob.MI@mm
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.Fanbot.B


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Drops a file
   • Records keystrokes
   • Registry modification
   • Third party control


Right after execution the following information is displayed:

Description inserted by Razvan Olteanu on Tuesday, October 11, 2005
Description updated by Razvan Olteanu on Wednesday, November 30, 2005

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