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Backdoor.Robofo

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 30, 2007
Updated:
May 30, 2007 4:29:51 PM
Also Known As:
Backdoor:W32/Maha.E [F-Secure]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
60,928 bytes; 55,296 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Backdoor.Robofo is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on TCP port 54321 and gathers sensitive information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 30, 2007 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 30, 2007 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 24, 2013 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 30, 2007
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: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door and steals sensitive information.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Logs keystrokes and takes screenshots.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Disables the Windows Firewall.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
  • Subject of Email: Complaint Case Number [NUMBER] against [NAME]
  • Name of Attachment: COMPLAINT.rtf
  • Ports: TCP port 54321
Writeup By: John Canavan

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