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OSX.Lamzev.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 13, 2008
Updated:
November 14, 2008 5:00:27 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
34,308 bytes
OSX.Lamzev.A is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 13, 2008 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 13, 2008 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 19, 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 on the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Alfredo Pesoli

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