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SecurityRisk.Aports

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:34:13 AM
Type:
Security Assessment Tool
Version:
1.4
Publisher:
SmartLine
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Aports.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Aports is a tool that enables you to monitor all open TCP/IP and UDP ports. It allows the user to watch ports and applications, and allows a user or an application to terminate processes.

An API is available for this application, which can be used in malicious code.

Symptoms


None.

Transmission


Part of malware. This must be intentionally placed on the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 25, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 26, 2008 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 25, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 26, 2008 revision 038
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
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