W32/Rbot-GCE

Category: Viruses and Spyware Protection available since:22 Jan 2007 00:00:00 (GMT)
Type: Win32 worm Last Updated:22 Jan 2007 00:00:00 (GMT)
Prevalence: Small Number of Reports

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Aliases

  • Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.bvz
  • W32/Sdbot.worm.gen.q

Characteristics

  • Allows others to access the computer
  • Installs itself in the registry
  • Exploits known vulnerabilites
  • Scans network for vulnerabilities
  • Scans network for weak passwords
  • Scans network for open ports

Affected Operating Systems

Windows

Recovery Instructions:

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