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Virus:W32/Codbot.A.1
Date discovered:15/02/2005
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:50.176 Bytes
MD5 checksum:6f6affa5a078d9c2b6a3633db7462745
VDF version:6.29.00.125

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Codbot.A
   •  Mcafee: W32/Sdbot.worm.gen
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.Codbot.ab
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_CODBOT.B
   •  Sophos: Exp/MS04011-A
   •  Grisoft: BackDoor.Small.7.AT
   •  VirusBuster: Worm.Codbot.A
   •  Eset: Win32/Codbot.E
   •  Bitdefender: Worm.Sdbot.CNY


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
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Irina Boldea on Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Description updated by Irina Boldea on Tuesday, May 16, 2006

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