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Infostealer.Coinbit

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 16, 2011
Updated:
June 16, 2011 3:36:51 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Infostealer.Coinbit is a Trojan horse that attempts to steal Bitcoin wallets.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 16, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 16, 2011 revision 005
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 27, 2011 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 22, 2011
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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: Attempts to steal Bitcoin wallets.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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