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OSX.Olyx.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 12, 2013
Updated:
September 13, 2013 4:20:18 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X
CVE References:
CVE-2013-2465, CVE-2013-2471
OSX.Olyx.C is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer. The Trojan may also steal information, and download and install potentially malicious files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 12, 2013 revision 023
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 12, 2013 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 032
  • 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: Opens a back door, steals information, and downloads potentially malicious files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Jeet Morparia

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