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3/4: Rbot-WV Worm Uses Bad Passwords

3/4: Rbot-WV Worm Uses Bad Passwords
March 4, 2005

W32/Rbot-WV is a network worm with backdoor functionality for the Windows platform. W32/Rbot-WV is capable of spreading to computers on the local network protected by weak passwords after receiving the appropriate backdoor command.

The worm can also spread by exploiting a number of software vulnerabilities.

More information can be found at Sophos page.

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