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Downloader.Upatre

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 20, 2013
Updated:
December 18, 2014 3:57:44 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Downloader.Upatre is a Trojan horse that downloads potentially malicious files onto the compromised computer.

Symantec protection
The following Symantec detections protect against this threat and its variants.

AV
IPS

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 20, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 18, 2014 revision 064
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 20, 2013 revision 017
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2014 revision 048
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 27, 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 potentially malicious files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Mark Anthony Balanza

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