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Virus:WORM/Dorkbot.A.98
Date discovered:21/05/2011
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:196.608 Bytes
MD5 checksum:0E966E8A6BABA3A2C9D3C5CC1D635BD8
VDF version:7.11.08.86 - Saturday, May 21, 2011
IVDF version:7.11.08.86 - Saturday, May 21, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
   • Autorun feature
   • Email
   • Messenger


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.Ruskill.hc
   •  Microsoft: Worm:Win32/Dorkbot.A
   •  AhnLab: Win-Trojan/Injector.196608.BF


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


Side effects:
   • Third party control
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Drops files
   • Registry modification
   • Steals information
Description inserted by Andrei Ilie on Thursday, October 6, 2011
Description updated by Andrei Ilie on Friday, October 7, 2011

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