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Virus:Worm/Conficker.AB
Date discovered:05/01/2009
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:157.816 Bytes
MD5 checksum:59088b564bc24a8ad0d55c9f72b858c4
IVDF version:7.01.01.73 - Monday, January 5, 2009

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Autorun feature
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Conficker.worm
   •  Panda: W32/Conficker.C.worm
   •  Eset: Win32/Conficker.AE


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 Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Description updated by Petre Galan on Tuesday, December 7, 2010

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