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Trojan.Zlob.N

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 8, 2007
Updated:
May 8, 2007 4:56:19 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Trojan.Zlob.N is a Trojan horse which displays fake error alerts on the compromised computer in an attempt to trick the user into downloading potentially malicious software.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 9, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 9, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 28, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 9, 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: May download potentially malicious software.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Sean Kiernan

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