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Trojan.Nawpers

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 5, 2013
Updated:
March 5, 2013 6:48:02 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
214,139 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
Trojan.Nawpers is a Trojan horse that modifies the master boot record (MBR) and may steal information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 5, 2013 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 5, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 6, 2013
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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: Low
  • Modifies Files: Modifies the master boot record (MBR).
  • Releases Confidential Info: May steal information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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