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W32/SdBot-MZ

by Marianna Schmudlach / March 19, 2004 12:25 AM PST

Aliases
Backdoor.IRCBot.gen

Type
Win32 worm

Description
W32/SdBot-MZ is a worm which spreads via network shares and existing backdoors.
When run the worm copies itself to the file ktax.exe in the Windows system folder and ensure the file is run each time Windows starts by adding the following registry entries:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\KTAX Auto Loader
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\KTAX Auto Loader

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices\
KTAX Auto Loader


Read more: http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/w32sdbotmz.html

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