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Downloader.Swif.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 27, 2008
Updated:
May 28, 2008 4:58:57 AM
Also Known As:
SWF_DLOADER.ZTS [Trend], SWF_DLOADER.YVN [Trend], SWF_DLOADER.YVM [Trend]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
1546 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2007-0071
Downloader.Swif.C is a Trojan horse that exploits the Adobe Flash Player Multimedia File Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (BID 28695) in order to download more malware on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 27, 2008 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 7, 2014 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 27, 2008 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 8, 2014 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 28, 2008
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: Low
  • Payload: Downloads files on to the computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Elia Florio and Masaki Suenaga

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