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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity MEDIUM MEDIUM
Payload Installs backdoor
Detection files published 05 Aug 2001 03:00:00
Description created 12 Mar 2003 12:31:00
Description updated 12 Mar 2003 12:31:00
Malware type WORM
Alias
Spreading mechanism OTHER
Summary None

W32/CodeRed.F

Spreading

Spread mechanism identical to earlier CodeRed variants.

Payload Details

This variant installs a backdoor on the infected system. This backdoor is identical to the one installed by W32/CodeRed.C.

Analysis

n/a

Removal

Detection for this worm and the dropped backdoor has been in place since 2001, since it is detected as the previous C version.


Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:11