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VIRUS ALERTS - February 27, 2005

by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:12 AM PST

W32/Rbot-UC
Summary

Aliases Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.ex

Type Worm

W32/Rbot-UC is a network worm and IRC backdoor Trojan for the Windows platform.
W32/Rbot-UC 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-UC can be controlled by a remote attacker over IRC channels. The backdoor component of W32/Rbot-UC can be instructed by a remote user to perform a predefined set of functions.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32rbotuc.html

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Troj/Agent-BV
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:15 AM PST

Aliases Trojan-Proxy.Win32.Agent.do

Type Trojan

Troj/Agent-BV is a proxy Trojan for the Windows platform that runs in the background as a service process.
Troj/Agent-BV also attempts to receive an IP list from a remote website.

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

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W32/Scaerbot-A
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:16 AM PST

Type Worm

W32/Scaerbot-A is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality for the Windows platform.
The worm is capable of spreading through network shares and through backdoors left open by other malware.
W32/Scaerbot-A joins a predefined IRC channel and awaits further commands from a remote user.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32scaerbota.html

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Troj/Dloader-VK
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:18 AM PST

Aliases TrojanDownloader.Win32.Delf.co
TROJ_DELF.DM

Type Trojan

Troj/Dloader-VK is a downloader Trojan.
Troj/Dloader-VK will contact a pre-defined remote website and download a file containing a list of executable files. The Trojan will then attempt to download and run these files.

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

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Troj/Iefeat-U
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:20 AM PST
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Troj/LdPinch-GH
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:22 AM PST
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Troj/Haxdoor-R
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 12:23 AM PST
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W32/Bropia-S
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:13 AM PST

Aliases IM-Worm.Win32.Bropia.h
W32/Bropia.worm.t

Type Worm

W32/Bropia-S is a worm for the Windows platform that spreads using the MSN
Messenger application.
W32/Bropia-S monitors the status of MSN Messenger and sends a copy of itself
to Messenger contacts.
W32/Bropia-S drops and runs a copy of the worm W32/Forbot-EK.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32bropias.html

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W32/Forbot-EK
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:16 AM PST

Aliases Backdoor.Win32.Wootbot.aq
W32/Spybot.worm.gen.e

Type Worm

W32/Forbot-EK is a worm which attempts to spread to remote network shares by exploiting known OS vulnerabilities.
W32/Forbot-EK contains backdoor Trojan functionality, allowing unauthorised remote access to the infected computer via IRC channels while running in the background as a service process.

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32forbotek.html

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W32/Jupir-B
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:18 AM PST

Aliases W32/Eudor.worm

Type Worm

W32/Jupir-B is a worm for the Windows platform that has the ability to spread via email and across network shares as well as over IRC channels and Peer-to-Peer networks.
W32/Jupir-B will also attempt to copy itself to any valid drive letter found on
the system. This will include network drives as well as internal/external disks
and USB devices.
W32/Jupir-B will send itself out in emails with the following characterisitcs:
Subject: "hola como estas, ;o)"
Message: "Con Cari"
Attachment name: "Que_entretenido.exe"

http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32jupirb.html

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Troj/Wintrim-E
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:20 AM PST

Aliases Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Wintrim.z
Downloader-DA.b
Trojan.Simcss
TROJ_WINTRIM.A

Type Trojan

Troj/Wintrim-E is a downloader Trojan that creates a folder with the name MSLAGENT in the Windows folder and copies itself there with the filenames mslagent.exe and uninstall.exe.


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

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Troj/Eggdrop-I
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:22 AM PST
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Troj/Bdoor-EQ
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:23 AM PST
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Troj/Dloader-IB
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 27, 2005 1:25 AM PST
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Dial/Freese-C
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