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Virus:Worm/Confiker.gen
Date discovered:28/10/2010
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
VDF version:7.10.06.15
IVDF version:7.10.13.67 - Thursday, October 28, 2010

 General Methods of propagation:
    Autorun feature
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Conficker
   •  Sophos: Mal/Conficker-A
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Downadup.Gen
   •  Panda: W32/Conficker.C.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Conficker.X


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
CVE-2007-1204
MS07-019
Description inserted by Petre Galan on Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Description updated by Petre Galan on Wednesday, February 2, 2011

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