1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. Backdoor.Tidserv.K

Backdoor.Tidserv.K

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 28, 2010
Updated:
August 15, 2012 10:13:40 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
66,560 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP
Backdoor.Tidserv.K is a Trojan horse that attempts to steal information from the compromised computer. It may also open a back door on the compromised computer.

Note: Virus definitions dated January 28, 2010 or earlier detect this threat as Trojan Horse.

For more information, please see the following resources:
Backdoor.Tidserv

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 28, 2010 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 28, 2010 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 3, 2010
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: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Robert X Wang

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report
Symantec DeepSight Screensaver