Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Worm
Platform: W32
Aliases: Worm:W32/Korgo


Worm:W32/Korgo (aka Padobot) is a family of network worms written by the Russian Hangup Team virus group. It spreads throughout the Internet using a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows LSASS.


Automatic action

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


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Technical Details

A description of the vulnerability can be found in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011.


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