17 entries found.
Updated on Sep 20, 2015
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. This worm makes changes to you PC and can disable important system services and security products, like antimalware or antivirus software. It spreads by infecting PCs on your network, removable drives (like USB flash drives), and weak...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Sep 20, 2015
Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat. This family of worms can disable several important Windows services and security products. They can also download files and run malicious code on your PC if you have file sharing enabled. Conficker worms infect PCs across a network by...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
WinNT/Conficker is a trojan component of Worm:Win32/Conficker that aids in restarting the TCP/IP service. Microsoft strongly recommends that users apply the update referred to in Security Bulletin MS08-067 immediately. Microsoft also recommends that users ensure that their network passwords are...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Nov 24, 2015
Microsoft security software detects and removes this worm.   Worm:Win32/Conficker.B!inf is the detection used for the autorun.inf files created by Conficker.B when it attempts to spread through mapped and removable drives. For more information, please see...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Aug 05, 2013
Worm:Win32/Conficker.gen!E is a generic detection for a worm that infects computers across a network by exploiting a vulnerability in the Windows Server service (SVCHOST.EXE). If the vulnerability is successfully exploited, it could allow remote code execution when file sharing is enabled. It...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Oct 07, 2013
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. This worm spreads by infecting computers on your network, removable drives (such as USB flash drives), and weak passwords. It disables important system services and security products, such as antimalware or antivirus software.
Alert level: severe
Updated on Jun 29, 2014
Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. This worm can stop some security products from working properly, such as your antivirus software. It spreads using peer-to-peer (P2P) connections to infect any PC on your network. It can also infect removable drives (such as USB flash...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
Worm:Win32/Conficker.A is a worm that infects other computers across a network by exploiting a vulnerability in the Windows Server service (SVCHOST.EXE). If the vulnerability is successfully exploited, it could allow remote code execution when file sharing is enabled.  Microsoft strongly recommends...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
Trojan:WinNT/Conficker.B is a trojan component of Worm:Win32/Conficker that aids in restarting the TCP/IP service.   Microsoft strongly recommends that users apply the update referred to in Security Bulletin MS08-067 immediately.   Microsoft also recommends that users ensure that their network...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
Worm:Win32/Conficker.E.dll is a component of the Win32/Conficker family.  It is installed to machines already infected with Conficker.B, .C, or .D variants as an update via Worm:Win32/Conficker.E’s payload.   Microsoft strongly recommends that users apply the update referred to in Security...
Alert level: severe
Updated on May 26, 2010
Worm:Win32/Conficker.gen!B is a generic detection for a worm that infects other computers across a network by exploiting a vulnerability in the Windows Server service (SVCHOST.EXE). If the vulnerability is successfully exploited, it could allow remote code execution when file sharing is enabled. It...
Alert level: severe
Updated on May 26, 2010
Worm:Win32/Conficker.gen!A is a generic detection for a worm that infects other computers across a network by exploiting a vulnerability in the Windows Server service (SVCHOST.EXE). If the vulnerability is successfully exploited, it could allow remote code execution when file sharing is enabled.
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
Worm:Win32/Conficker.E is a member of the Win32/Conficker family and was proactively detected when first discovered as Worm:Win32/Conficker.gen!A. Conficker.E acts as an update mechansim for previous variants of Win32/Conficker. This variant deletes its own executable on May 3 2009. Microsoft...
Alert level: severe
Updated on May 26, 2010
TrojanDropper:Win32/Conficker.gen!A drops and executes variants of Win32/Conficker. In the wild we have observed this trojan installing Worm:Win32/Conficker.D on affected machines. Win32/Conficker infects other computers across a network by exploiting a vulnerability in the Windows Server service...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
TrojanDownloader:Win32/Silly_P2P.G is a trojan that attempts to download other malware. It may be distributed as a Win32/Conficker removal tool named "remtool_conf.exe".
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
Trojan:Win32/Renos.HL is an installer that connects to specified websites to download and install a fake antivirus scanner. This scanner is detected as Trojan:Win32/WinSpywareProtect. Note 6th April 2009: We have received reports that TrojanDownloader:Win32/Renos.HL has been distributed attached to...
Alert level: severe
Updated on Apr 11, 2011
AVDefender 2011 is a variant of Rogue:Win32/FakePowav, which is a family of programs that claims to scan for malware and displays fake warnings of "malicious programs and viruses". They then inform the user that they need to pay money in order to remove these non-existent threats.
Alert level: low