Worm Opens Two Backdoors, Logs Keystrokes

By eweek  |  Posted 2004-01-27 Print this article Print

A new version of the Dumaru worm has surfaced.

A new version of the Dumaru worm has surfaced, affecting Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000, NT, XP, 98, 95 and ME systems via an e-mail. This version creates a Windows Hook that logs keystrokes and opens two backdoors that experts say could enable an attacker to gain remote control of an infected system. The worm travels compressed in a zip file as a .exe file.

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