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Trojan.Tarodrop.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 7, 2007
Updated:
April 7, 2007 11:58:53 PM
Infection Length:
85,739 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000
Trojan.Tarodrop.C is a Trojan horse that drops a downloader on the compromised computer by exploiting a possible new vulnerability in the Justsystem Ichitaro Office Suite.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 7, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 7, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 11, 2007
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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
  • Payload: Exploits a vulnerability and drops another threat onto the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga

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