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Trojan.Rokamal

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 18, 2014
Updated:
August 19, 2014 2:32:12 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Rokamal is a Trojan horse that steals confidential information from the compromised computer. It also opens a back door and may use the compromised computer to mine cryptocurrency and perform distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Note: Trojan.Rokamal is a detection for NetWire Remote Control.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 18, 2014 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 1, 2014 revision 005
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 19, 2014 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 1, 2014 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 23, 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: Mines cryptocurrency. Performs DDoS attacks.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals confidential information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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