- July 5, 2009
- July 6, 2009 7:06:52 AM
Also Known As:
- JS_DLOADER.BD [Trend]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Downloader.Fostrem is a Trojan horse that exploits the Microsoft Windows 'MPEG2TuneRequest' Object Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in order to download more malware on to the compromised computer.
Virus definitions dated July 5, 2009 or earlier detect this threat as Downloader
and Trojan Horse
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 6, 2009 revision 038
Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
Initial Daily Certified version July 6, 2009 revision 004
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 8, 2009
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi