[Dshield] (Re: Constant Activity) & Code Red

Patrick Oonk patrick at pine.nl
Sun Aug 5 14:00:51 GMT 2001

On Sat, Aug 04, 2001 at 10:55:16PM -0700, Neil Richardson wrote:
> At 08:49 PM 8/4/2001, you wrote:
> >I am having constant activity for the last day and a half. These logs show 
> >the activity for approximately the last five hours. Anyone have an idea. 
> >Thanks.
> Just glancing at the logs, it appears that a lot of machines are knocking 
> on your door, trying to access a webserver.  If I understand the messages 
> from the "general readership," the fact that most seem to be from the same 
> subnet would indicate machines running IIS that are now infected with "Code 
> Red v2.0" (my name--I don't know the official one).

V2 seems to be less efficient in spreading:

at my stats page at http://www.security.nl/misc/codered-stats/
I had 69803 v1 probes from 54854 distinct hosts, while I had
20225 v2 probes from 3925 distinct hosts.


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