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Risk Level 1: Very Low

October 24, 2008
September 4, 2012 12:28:03 PM
Also Known As:
Troj/Renos-BX [Sophos], Troj/Renos-CF [Sophos]
Infection Length:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.FakeAV.B is a Trojan horse that registers itself as a Browser Helper Object on the compromised computer.

Note: Definitions dated before October 5th, 2009 may detect this threat as Trojan.Fakeavalert.B.

For more information, please see the following resources:

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 24, 2008 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 24, 2008 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 4, 2011 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2008
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Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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