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Virus:Worm/Conficker.Y.16
Date discovered:17/08/2009
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:167.403 Bytes
MD5 checksum:2e8da5a55865a091864a4338ef4d2e44
IVDF version:7.01.05.119 - Monday, August 17, 2009

 General Methods of propagation:
    Autorun feature
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Conficker.worm.gen.b
   •  Panda: W32/Conficker.C.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Conficker.AL


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


Side effects:
   • Lowers security settings
   • Drops malicious files
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
        CVE-2007-1204
        MS07-019
Description inserted by Petre Galan on Thursday, December 2, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Thursday, December 2, 2010

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