|Common name||Backdoor Sadmind|
|Point of Origin||China|
|Operating system(s) affected|
The Sadmind worm was a Computer worm.
It exploited vulnerabilities in both Sun Microsystems' Solaris (Security Bulletin 00191) and Microsoft's Internet Information Services (MS00-078), for which a patch had been made available seven months earlier. It was discovered on May 8, 2001.
Systems affected by version
- Version 4.0
- Version 5.0
- Version 2.3
- Version 2.4
- "Sadmind". F-secure. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "CERT® Advisory CA-2001-11 sadmind/IIS Worm". Cert. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Microsoft IIS and PWS Extended Unicode Directory Traversal Vulnerability". Security Focus. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Backdoor.Sadmind". Symantec. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Unix/SadMind - Worm - Sophos threat analysis". Accessed January 13, 2008.
- Raiu, Costin. "One Sad Mind". Accessed January 13, 2008.
- "New Sadmind/IIS Worm Defaces Websites and Compromises Internet Security". e-Corp. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Malware FAQ: Sadmind/IIS Worm". Sans. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- CERT Advisory CA-2001-11
- Rates Sadmind/IIS Worm a One In Severity - Risk Impact of Security Vulnerability Resulting From Worm Exploit Rated as High
- Worm Attacks IIS Servers
|This malware-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|