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Backdoor.Rustock

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 13, 2006
Updated:
January 14, 2006 9:54:42 AM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Backdoor.Rustock is a Trojan horse with back door capabilities that allows a compromised computer to be used as a covert proxy. It uses rootkit techniques to hide its presence on the compromised computer.

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