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Beagle Exploit, SSL NULL encryption (update), port 12345 and 1026

by Marianna Schmudlach / March 30, 2004 12:00 AM PST

Beagle Virus Exploit
Versions of the 'Beagle' (aka Bagle) virus open a back door on port 2745 (TCP). We do monitor increased scanning activity for this port. Today, a reader submitted a tool which is used to scan for Beagle infected systems. If the tool finds port 2745 open, it will send the 'magic string' to open the backdoor. Next, a URL is send to the system. The Bagle infected system will attempt to download the content of the URL and execute it.

More: http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?date=2004-03-29

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