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10/12: Forbot-BD Runs in Background

10/12: Forbot-BD Runs in Background
October 12, 2004

W32/Forbot-BD is a network worm with backdoor Trojan functionality. The worm runs continuously in the background providing backdoor access to the infected computer.

W32/Forbot-BD spreads through network shares and by exploiting the LSASS (MS04-011) software vulnerability. The Trojan may also spread through backdoors left open by other malware.

More information is at Sophos page.

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