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OSX.Coinbitminer

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 1, 2011
Updated:
November 2, 2011 1:34:34 AM
Also Known As:
OSX/Miner-D [Sophos], Backdoor:OSX/DevilRobber.A [F-Secure]
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X
OSX.Coinbitminer is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 1, 2011 revision 039
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 1, 2011 revision 038
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 3, 2013 revision 009
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 2, 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: Opens a back door.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Jeet Morparia

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