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Infostealer.Snifula

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 25, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:57:56 PM
Also Known As:
Formspy [McAfee]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Infostealer.Snifula is a Trojan horse that steals sensitive information from the compromised computer.

It has been reported that the Trojan is downloaded by Downloader.Traus.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 26, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 26, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 19, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 26, 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: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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