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Virus:Worm/Palevo.2
Date discovered:05/07/2010
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:72.192 Bytes
MD5 checksum:83637fb9054e7afe5fb35b74acf55312
IVDF version:7.10.09.11 - Monday, July 5, 2010

 General Method of propagation:
   • Messenger


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Backdoor.Win32.IRCBot.poz
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_PUSHBOT.HJ
   •  F-Secure: Backdoor.Win32.IRCBot.poz
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Palevo.AV
   •  Eset: IRC/SdBot
   •  DrWeb: Win32.HLLW.Oscar.11


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


Side effects:
   • Third party control
   • Lowers security settings
   • Drops malicious files
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Serban Ghiuta on Thursday, August 12, 2010
Description updated by Serban Ghiuta on Thursday, August 12, 2010

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