W32/Sdbot-KZ

Category: Viruses and Spyware
Type: Win32 worm
Prevalence: No Reports

Download Download our free Virus Removal Tool - Find and remove threats your antivirus missed

Aliases

  • W32.Randex.gen
  • Backdoor.SdBot.gen
  • BKDR_IRCSDBOT.JP
  • Exploit-Mydoom

Affected Operating Systems

Windows

Recovery Instructions:

Please follow the instructions for removing worms.

You will also need to edit the following registry entries, if present. Please read the warning about editing the registry.

At the taskbar, click Start|Run. Type 'Regedit' and press Return. The registry editor opens.

Before you edit the registry, you should make a backup. On the 'Registry' menu, click 'Export Registry File'. In the 'Export range' panel, click 'All', then save your registry as Backup.

Locate the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE entries:

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
Microsoft Synchronization Manager = xXx.exe
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunServices\
Microsoft Synchronization Manager = xXx.exe

and delete them if they exist.

Each user has a registry area named HKEY_USERS\[code number indicating user]\. For each user locate the entry:

HKCU\[code number]\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
Microsoft Synchronization Manager = xXx.exe

and delete it if it exists.

Close the registry editor.

Check your administrator passwords and review network security.

download Try Sophos products for free
Download now