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AplS.Saprilt.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 20, 2008
Updated:
June 24, 2008 11:53:44 PM
Also Known As:
BKDR_HOVDY.A [Trend]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
57,747 bytes
AplS.Saprilt.A is a Trojan horse that lowers security settings and opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 20, 2008 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 20, 2008 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 25, 2008
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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.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Gathers confidential information.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Disables software updates and antivirus software.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Alfredo Pesoli

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