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Trojan.Tbot

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
December 7, 2012
Updated:
December 14, 2012 9:26:45 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Tbot is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer. The Trojan may also download and install additional malware and steal information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 7, 2012 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 17, 2014 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 7, 2012 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 16, 2014 revision 032
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 12, 2012
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: High
  • Payload: Download and install malware.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steal information.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Open a back door.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Branko Spasojevic

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