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Trojan.Orbyddos

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 23, 2013
Updated:
August 26, 2013 2:00:27 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Orbyddos is a Trojan horse that performs distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 24, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 24, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 24, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 24, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 28, 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: Performs distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kazumasa Itabashi

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