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AOL.Infostealer.32512

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 21, 1999
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:54:52 PM
Also Known As:
BuddyList Trojan, APStrojan.ob, Trojan.PSW.Noter, TROJ_BUDDY.D, AOL.Trojan.32512, AOL.PWSteal.32512
Type:
Trojan Horse

AOL.Infostealer.32512 infects DOS .exe files. This Trojan can spread through intranets, the Internet, or other email.

NOTE : Definitions prior to May 10, 2006 may detect this threat as AOL.PWSteal.32512

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 28, 1999
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 1, 2011 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 28, 1999
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 2, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 28, 1999
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: More than 1000
  • Number of Sites: More than 10
  • Geographical Distribution: High
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Motoaki Yamamura

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