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Virus:BDS/Akbot.I
Date discovered:08/01/2007
Type:Backdoor Server
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:22.608 Bytes
MD5 checksum:2b66b40b1065ac3e6f7135a804f1cf3f
VDF version:6.36.00.090
IVDF version:6.36.00.106 - Friday, October 13, 2006

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Akbot.worm
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.VanBot.ae
   •  Grisoft: BackDoor.Generic3.QZZ
   •  Eset: Win32/Akbot


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Drops a file
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
Description inserted by Monica Ghitun on Monday, January 8, 2007
Description updated by Monica Ghitun on Thursday, January 11, 2007

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