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Backdoor.Cyberat

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 25, 2013
Updated:
September 25, 2013 2:58:43 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Cyberat is a Trojan horse that steals information and opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 25, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 25, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 25, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 25, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 25, 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. Download additional malware.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Roberto Sponchioni

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