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Infostealer.Wowcraft

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 30, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:53:50 PM
Also Known As:
PWSteal.Wowcraft
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Infostealer.Wowcraft is a password-stealing Trojan horse that attempts to steal the password to the "World of Warcraft" game and send it to the creator of the Trojan.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 31, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 31, 2005 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 28, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 3, 2005
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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: John Park

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