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Backdoor.Formador

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 10, 2003
Updated:
December 11, 2003 3:25:55 PM
Also Known As:
Downloader-DP [McAfee], Perlovga [McAfee], Backdoor.Trojan.Client [Symantec], Backdoor.Formador.c [Kaspersky]
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Backdoor.Formador is a back door server that allows unauthorized remote access to a compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 28, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 10, 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

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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