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Trojan.Daekom

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 17, 2007
Updated:
April 17, 2007 3:42:41 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
721,920 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Trojan.Daekom is a Trojan horse that displays advertisements. It may also download a file on to the compromised computer to update itself.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 18, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 24, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 18, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 25, 2014 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 18, 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: Medium
  • Payload: Displays advertisements.
    Downloads a remote file on to the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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