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Downloader.Instas

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
14 June 2012
Updated:
14 June 2012 3:52:23 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
111,104 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Downloader.Instas is a Trojan horse that downloads more malware on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version 14 June 2012 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version 19 February 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version 14 June 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version 10 November 2012 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date 20 June 2012
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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: Downloads more malware on to the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Santiago Cortes
ISTR V16