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Backdoor.Papi

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 16, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:58:15 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Backdoor.Papi is a Trojan horse that steals sensitive information from the compromised computer.

This Trojan is known to be dropped by Trojan.Tarodrop, which exploits a vulnerability in the Ichitaro Document Viewer program.

Virus definitions dated August, 23, 2006 or earlier may detect this threat as Infostealer.Papi.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 17, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 26, 2014 revision 055
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 17, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 27, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 23, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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: John Canavan

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