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Trojan.Kisuky

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 12, 2013
Updated:
December 5, 2013 4:58:42 PM
Also Known As:
Trojan.Win32.Kimsuky [Kaspersky]
Type:
Trojan
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.Kisuky is a Trojan horse that may steal information and download potentially malicious files on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 12, 2013 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 12, 2013 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 18, 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: Downloads files and allows an attacker to gain remote access to the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information. Logs keystrokes.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Dumitru Stama

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