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Trojan.Arugizer

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 4, 2010
Updated:
March 5, 2010 9:32:27 PM
Also Known As:
BKDR_ARUGIZER.A [Trend]
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Arugizer is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

For more information, please read the following:
Trojan Found in USB Battery Charger Software

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 4, 2010 revision 053
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 5, 2010 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 10, 2010
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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: Low
  • Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Sends confidential information to a remote location.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Liam O'Murchu

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