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Linux.Backdoor.Rexob

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 26, 2007
Updated:
July 27, 2007 5:30:09 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
637,691 bytes
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Backdoor.Rexob is a generic detection for a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 26, 2007 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 26, 2007 revision 017
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 1, 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: Opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Elia Florio

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