Threat Description

Bofra

Details

Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Bofra, Bofra.A, Bofra.B, Bofra.C, Bofra.D, Bofra.E, Bofra.F, I-Worm.Bofra.a, I-Worm.Bofra.b, I-Worm.Bofra.c

Summary


Bofra is a family of mass-mailing worms which most likely originates from the MyDoom worm family.

The variants of Bofra are functionally really close to each other.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More scanning & removal options

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Technical Details



Variant:Bofra.A

The description of Bofra.A can be found at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_a.shtml


Variant:Bofra.B

The description of Bofra.B can be found at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_b.shtml


Variant:Bofra.C

The description of Bofra.C can be found at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_c.shtml


Variant:Bofra.D

Bofra.D is very close to Bofra.B variant. The description is available at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_b.shtml


Variant:Bofra.E

Bofra.E is very close to Bofra.C variant. The description is available at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_c.shtml


Variant:Bofra.F

Bofra.F is very close to Bofra.C variant. The description is available at

https://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/bofra_c.shtml



Detection


Detection for all the known Bofra variant has been included since the following F-Secure Anti-Virus updates:

Detection Type: PC
Database: 2004-11-11_01




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