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VIRUS ALERTS - Februar 26, 2005

Aliases Backdoor.Win32.Poebot-I
BKDR_POEBOT.B

Type Worm

W32/Poebot-I is a worm that attempts to spread to remote network shares with weak passwords. W32/Poebot-I also contains backdoor functionality allowing unauthorised remote access to the infected computer via IRC channels.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32poeboti.html

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W32/Sdbot-VP

Type Worm

W32/Sdbot-VP is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
The worm spreads through network shares protected by weak passwords, MS-SQL servers and through various operating system vulnerabilities.
W32/Sdbot-VP connects to a predetermined IRC channel and awaits further commands from remote users.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32sdbotvp.html

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W32/Rbot-WQ

Type Worm

W32/Rbot-WQ is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
W32/Rbot-WQ spreads using a variety of techniques including exploiting weak passwords on computers and SQL servers, exploiting operating system vulnerabilities (including DCOM-RPC, LSASS, WebDAV and UPNP) and using backdoors opened by other worms or Trojans.
W32/Rbot-WQ can be controlled by a remote attacker over IRC channels.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32rbotwq.html

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W32/Rbot-WP

Type Worm

W32/Rbot-WP is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
W32/Rbot-WP spreads using a variety of techniques including exploiting weak passwords on computers and SQL servers, exploiting operating system vulnerabilities (including DCOM-RPC, LSASS, WebDAV and UPNP) and using backdoors opened by other worms or Trojans.
W32/Rbot-WP can be controlled by a remote attacker over IRC channels.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32rbotwp.html

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W32/Rbot-WR

Type Worm

W32/Rbot-WR is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
W32/Rbot-WR spreads using a variety of techniques including exploiting weak passwords on computers and SQL servers, exploiting operating system vulnerabilities (including DCOM-RPC, LSASS, WebDAV and UPNP) and using backdoors opened by other worms or Trojans.
W32/Rbot-WR can be controlled by a remote attacker over IRC channels.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32rbotwr.html

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W32/Forbot-EI

Aliases WORM_WOOTBOT.GS

Type Worm

W32/Forbot-EI is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
W32/Forbot-EI spreads by exploiting poorly protected network shares and the LSASS Windows operating system vulnerability.
W32/Forbot-EI can be controlled by a remote attacker over IRC channels.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32forbotei.html

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