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Backdoor.Snifula.E

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 1, 2009
Updated:
November 19, 2012 1:44:31 PM
Also Known As:
BKDR_URSNIF.B [Trend]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
78,848 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Snifula.E is a Trojan horse that steals financial information and opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Note: Virus definitions dated November 19, 2012 or earlier detect this threat as Trojan.Hanambot.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 1, 2009 revision 040
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 1, 2009 revision 050
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 23, 2012 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 3, 2009
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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.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Sends confidential information to remote locations.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Lowers firewall settings.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Nino Fred Gutierrez and Andrea Lelli

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