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Infostealer.Shiz

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 9, 2011
Updated:
November 27, 2013 9:41:18 AM
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.Shiz is a Trojan horse that steals confidential information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 9, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2011 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 21, 2013 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 14, 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: High
  • Payload: Opens a back door.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals confidential information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Santiago Cortes

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