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Trojan.Checkraise

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 16, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:55:26 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Trojan.Checkraise is a Trojan horse that steals passwords for popular online poker Web sites. It also opens a back door on the compromised computer and logs keystrokes. It sends confidential information to a remote attacker.

Note: Virus definitions dated May 16th, 2006 or earlier may detect this threat as Trojan.Dropper.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 16, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 16, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 17, 2006
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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: Moderate

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Mark McGuill

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