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Trojan.Horst

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 30, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:02:32 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Trojan.Horst is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and works as a relay proxy.

Note: Virus definitions dated prior to November 30, 2006 may detect this threat as Trojan Horse.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 1, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 23, 2014 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 1, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 24, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 6, 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: Elia Florio

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