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Trojan.Smoaler

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 5, 2011
Updated:
October 5, 2011 3:29:38 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Trojan.Smoaler is a Trojan horse that downloads files and may also open a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 5, 2011 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 14, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 5, 2011 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 14, 2014 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 5, 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: Medium
  • Payload: Downloads files on to the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from certain applications.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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