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Virus:BDS/Mirc-based.K.5
Date discovered:23/12/2008
Type:Backdoor Server
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium to high
Static file:Yes
File size:782.336 Bytes
MD5 checksum:375306f0f224df1542b0343d5756b8a5
IVDF version:7.01.01.27 - Tuesday, December 23, 2008

 General Method of propagation:
   • Infects files


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Virut.gen
   •  Sophos: W32/Vetor-A
   •  Panda: W32/Virutas.gen
   •  Eset: Win32/Virut.Q
   •  Bitdefender: IRC-Worm.Generic.4269


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


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Infects files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Petre Galan on Monday, March 22, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Wednesday, March 24, 2010

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