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Risk Level 1: Very Low

February 11, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:46:24 AM
Trojan Horse

Backdoor.EggHead is a backdoor Trojan horse program that uses a freeware IRC bot as its core component.

This backdoor works only under Windows NT/2000/XP.

Once activated, this backdoor gives a third party unrestricted access to the client's computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 11, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 11, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 13, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson

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