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Linux.Chikdos.B!gen2

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 30, 2014
Updated:
June 22, 2015 3:33:48 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Chikdos.B!gen2 is a heuristic detection for files that may be members of the Linux.Chikdos.B family of Trojans.

Note: Definitions prior to June 22, 2015 detect this threat as Trojan.Chikdos.B!gen2

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 30, 2014 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 22, 2015 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 30, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 22, 2015 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 6, 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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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