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Trojan.Klovbot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 18, 2011
Updated:
October 18, 2011 11:50:08 AM
Also Known As:
Troj/VB-FSC [Sophos]
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
Trojan.Klovbot is a Trojan horse that may steal information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 27, 2011 revision 051
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 22, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2011 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 21, 2014 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 19, 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
  • Modifies Files: Modifies the hosts file.
  • Releases Confidential Info: May steal information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Santiago Cortes

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