Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums
If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important. If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.
Vulnerability Assessment Details
Detect Bugbear worm
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
BugBear backdoor is listening on this port.
A cracker may connect to it to retrieve secret
information, e.g. passwords or credit card numbers...
The BugBear worm includes a key logger and can kill
antivirus or personal firewall softwares. It propagates
itself through email and open Windows shares.
Depending on the antivirus vendor, it is known as: Tanatos,
I-Worm.Tanatos, NATOSTA.A, W32/Bugbear-A, Tanatos, W32/Bugbear@MM,
Reference : http://online.securityfocus.com/news/1034
Reference : http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB
- Use an Anti-Virus package to remove it.
- Close your Windows shares
- Update your IE browser
See 'Incorrect MIME Header Can Cause IE to Execute E-mail Attachment'
Network Security Threat Level: Critical
Networks Security ID: 2524
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2002 Michel Arboi & Thomas Reinke
|IBM SYSTEM X3650 M4 2.5 SERVER TWO E5-2603 1.80GHZ 256GB 4 X 146GB 15K SAS M5110
|LENOVO THINKSERVER RD630 TWO E5-2667 2.90GHZ 48GB 2 X 300GB 10K SAS
|LENOVO THINKSERVER RD650 TWO E5-2667V4 3.2GHZ 256GB 6 X 1TB SATA
|IBM SYSTEM X3550 M3 SERVER E5640 2.66GHZ 64GB 4 X 1TB SAS
No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.