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Backdoor.Hadmad

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 10, 2013
Updated:
August 19, 2013 11:25:33 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Hadmad is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 10, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 10, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 11, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 11, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 14, 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: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kevin Savage

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