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Backdoor.Sinflight

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 21, 2013
Updated:
February 21, 2013 7:43:06 PM
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
Backdoor.Sinflight is a Trojan horse that steals information and opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 21, 2013 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 4, 2014 revision 040
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 21, 2013 revision 033
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 27, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 27, 2013
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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: Low
  • Payload: Opens a back door.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals operating system and network adapter information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung, Alan Neville

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