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Backdoor.Typideg

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 4, 2014
Updated:
July 4, 2014 5:24:03 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Typideg is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer. The Trojan may also download remote files and steal information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 4, 2014 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 4, 2014 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 5, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 5, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 9, 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: Download and executes remote files.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Opens a back door.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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