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SecurityRisk.ScanToy

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:35:18 AM
Type:
Other
Version:
0.5a
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
Can have any file name. Has been reported as ScannersToy.exe and lsass.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


SecurityRisk.ScanToy is a tool that is ostensibly designed to scan a local system and LAN for exploits. It can also be used as part of a larger Denial of Service (DoS) or worm attack.

Symptoms


The files are detected as SecurityRisk.ScanToy.
  • Significant increase in outgoing port traffic.

Transmission


Must be intentionally loaded and run.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 21, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 17, 2008 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2003
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