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AOL.Trojan

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 11, 1997
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:56:22 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse

AOL.Trojan is a generic detection for a group of Trojans that are made specifically to work under America Online. Some variants of this Trojan might also open ports to allow a hacker to gain access to the infected system.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 11, 1997
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 13, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 11, 1997 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 19, 2014 revision 034
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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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

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