- October 24, 2008
- September 4, 2012 12:28:03 PM
Also Known As:
- Troj/Renos-BX [Sophos], Troj/Renos-CF [Sophos]
- 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.
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