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2/11: Rbot-VT Worm Has Backdoor Ability

2/11: Rbot-VT Worm Has Backdoor Ability
February 11, 2005

W32/Rbot-VT is a network worm with backdoor functionality for the Windows platform. It spreads using a variety of techniques including exploiting weak passwords on computers and SQL servers, exploiting operating system vulnerabilities (including DCOM-RPC, LSASS, WebDAV and UPNP) and using backdoors opened by other worms or Trojans.

More information can be found at Sophos page.

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