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AOL.Infostealer.Trojan

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 1, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:45:34 AM
Also Known As:
AOL.PWSteal.Trojan
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

AOL.Infostealer.Trojan is a Trojan Horse that steals AOL user account information and sends it to a hacker.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 2, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 19, 2013 revision 019
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 2, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 19, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 2, 2001
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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: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson

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