Re: PC trying to connect to a huge list of IP addresses. Aye Chihuahua!

From: Ant (not_at_home.today)
Date: 05/02/04


Date: Sun, 2 May 2004 18:51:25 +0100


"PinYinYang" wrote...
> This occured on Win XP Professional.

[snip]
> I'll make the wild assumption that this computer has been compromised.
> I've found something called TEEKIDS.EXE running on the system and it
> looks (from a Google search) like this is some sort of worm. [snip]

It's the Blaster worm. You need to download the MS03-039 patch from
microsoft.com and apply it. Remove the worm first (instructions
available from most anti-virus vendor sites).

This worm can exploit any unpatched NT based system just by connecting
the machine to the internet.



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