Open Source Conficker-C Scanner/Detector Released
Last Updated: 2009-04-05 16:33:51 UTC
by Marcus Sachs (Version: 1)
SRI International's Malware Threat Center has released the code to their scanner/detector for Conficker's "C" version. The official locations are:
Conficker C P2P Detection Modules (SourceFire ported the SRI module to their SO rule interface):
SO Version: http://www.snort.org/vrt/tools/conficker-so-rules.tar.gz
Conficker C Network Scanner:
Source Code: http://mtc.sri.com/Conficker/contrib/scanner.html
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We want to again express our thanks to the team at SRI International for their ongoing analysis of the Conficker worm, as well as to all of the volunteers of the Conficker Working Group who continue to coordinate the mitigation of the worm's effects.
Marcus H. Sachs
Director, SANS Internet Storm Center