Threat Description

Backdoor: W32/vb.fbh


Category: Clean - Not Malware
Type: Backdoor
Platform: W32
Aliases: Backdoor:W32/vb.fbh, backdoor.win32.vb.fbh


It has come to our attention that F-Secure Anti-Virus generated a false alarm on Backdoor.Win32.Vb.fbh. The detection was generated on the file MSWINSCK.OCX which is part of Windows XP.


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Technical Details

The detection Backdoor.Win32.Vb.fbh is in file MSWINSCK.OCX which is part of the Microsoft Winsock LibrarySeveral applications have been reported to suffer from this false alarm.We apologize if this has caused any inconvenience to our customers.Database update 2008-08-05_02 or later is needed to resolve this false alarm.


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