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Backdoor.Revird

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 13, 2009
Updated:
November 14, 2009 2:34:17 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
20,736 Bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Revird is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and attempts to steal sensitive information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 13, 2009 revision 048
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 13, 2009 revision 049
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 18, 2009
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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: Low
  • Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals confidential information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Liam O Murchu

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