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Virus:Worm/Yahos.oq
Date discovered:01/02/2011
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:102.400 Bytes
MD5 checksum:128C152BDD7C4FBAD9987022F5790589
VDF version:7.10.08.99
IVDF version:7.11.02.40 - Tuesday, February 1, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
    Messenger


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Sdbot.bfr!a
   •  Kaspersky: IM-Worm.Win32.Yahos.oq
   •  Sophos: Mal/Rimecud-D
   •  Panda: W32/Lolbot.Q.worm
     DrWeb: Win32.HLLW.Oscar.25
     Norman: W32/Slenfbot.T


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
    Windows Vista
    Windows Server 2008
    Windows 7


Side effects:
   • Drops a file
   • Lowers security settings
   • Records keystrokes
   • Registry modification
    Opens website in web browser
Description inserted by Alexander Bauer on Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Description updated by Alexander Bauer on Wednesday, February 2, 2011

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