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Trojan.Mitglieder.L

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 7, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:24:06 PM
Also Known As:
TrojanProxy.Win32.Mitglieder.b
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Trojan.Mitglieder.L is a Trojan horse that allows a compromised system to be used as an email relay. Systems compromised in this way are often used to relay spam.

Trojan.Mitglieder.L also terminates the processes associated with various antivirus and security programs.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 7, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 7, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 7, 2004
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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: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Hiroshi Shinotsuka

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