Bugbear Worm Detection
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 11135
SynopsisThe remote host has been compromised.
DescriptionThe BugBear backdoor is listening on this port. An attacker may connect to it to retrieve secret information such as passwords, credit card numbers, etc.
The BugBear worm includes a keylogger and can kill antivirus and firewall software. It propagates 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/[email protected], WORM_BUGBEAR.A, Win32.BugBear...
Solution- Use an Antivirus package to remove it.
- Close your Windows shares
- Update your IE browser See 'Incorrect MIME Header Can Cause IE to Execute E-mail Attachment'