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Avkiller.Trojan

Discovered:
December 31, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:38:42 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan.Win32.OptixKill, Win32/OptixKiller
Type:
Trojan Horse

Avkiller.Trojan is a Trojan horse that terminates the processes of common antivirus and firewall products.

NOTE: Definitions dated prior to April 9, 2002 may detect this threat as Trojan Horse.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 9, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 9, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 17, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 10, 2002
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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