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Infostealer.Ldpinch

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 3, 2003
Updated:
August 6, 2014 3:42:06 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Infostealer.Ldpinch is a Trojan horse that attempts to steal information from the compromised computer and send it to the remote attacker.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 4, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 31, 2014 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 4, 2003 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 31, 2014 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 5, 2003
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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
  • Payload: Attempts to steal confidential information from the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Send gathered information to a remote attacker.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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