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Trojan.Bruterdep

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 11, 2014
Updated:
March 12, 2014 12:07:14 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
14,848 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Trojan.Bruterdep is a Trojan horse that uses the compromised computer to attempt to gain access to other computers by brute-forcing authentication details.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 11, 2014 revision 038
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 11, 2014 revision 038
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 12, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 12, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 12, 2014
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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. Undertakes brute force attacks against other computers.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Takashi Katsuki

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