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Virus:Worm/Mocbot.A
Date discovered:17/03/2006
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:7.846 Bytes
MD5 checksum:996c9c3a01c9567915212332fe5c1264
VDF version:6.34.00.64

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: IRC-Mocbot
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.Mocbot.a
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_MOCBOT.A
   •  Sophos: W32/Cuebot-G
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.Mocbot.A

It was previously detected as:
     BDS/Mocbot.A


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Monday, February 27, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Monday, March 20, 2006

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