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Backdoor.Kihomchi

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 15, 2014
Updated:
April 15, 2014 5:23:47 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
327,680 Bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Kihomchi is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and steals information. It also downloads and executes files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 15, 2014 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 15, 2014 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 15, 2014 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 15, 2014 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 16, 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: Opens a back door and downloads a remote file and executes it.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Logs keystrokes.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga

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