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Infostealer.Monstres

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 16, 2007
Updated:
August 24, 2007 8:56:23 PM
Also Known As:
Spy-Agent.bw [McAfee], Troj/Bancos-BDR [Sophos], Spy-Agent.cj.gen.h [McAfee], Troj/Zbot-F [Sophos], Troj/Agent-HEF [Sophos], Troj/Zbot-AB [Sophos], Troj/Agent-HFZ [Sophos]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
153,600 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Infostealer.Monstres is a Trojan horse that may steal sensitive information from the compromised computer. It also accesses the Monster.com Web site and steals personal information from resumes posted in the site.

More information on this threat can be found in the following articles:

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 16, 2007 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 17, 2007 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 22, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 22, 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: Moderate

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Releases Confidential Info: May steal sensitive information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Elia Florio

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