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12/8: Rbot-RJ Worm Spreads to Shares

12/8: Rbot-RJ Worm Spreads to Shares
December 8, 2004

W32/Rbot-RJ is a worm that attempts to spread to remote network shares. The worm also contains backdoor Trojan functionality, allowing unauthorized remote access to the infected computer via IRC channels.

W32/Rbot-RJ may prevent access to some anti-virus websites and may terminate some anti-virus and security software.

More information can be found at Sophos page.

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