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Virus:Worm/SdBot.alq
Date discovered:23/01/2006
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:198.077 Bytes
MD5 checksum:2333c0dd75f7f249b803430Aec69b2fa
VDF version:6.33.00.147

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Spybot.Worm
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.SdBot.alq
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_SDBOT.DFV
   •  F-Secure: Backdoor.Win32.SdBot.alq
   •  Sophos: W32/Sdbot-AOS
   •  Panda: W32/Sdbot.GHH.worm
   •  VirusBuster: Worm.SdBot.BSY
   •  Bitdefender: Backdoor.IRCBot.EU


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


Side effects:
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Monday, April 17, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Monday, April 17, 2006

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