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Trojan.Spamnost

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 19, 2011
Updated:
April 15, 2013 1:24:47 AM
Also Known As:
Troj/Nost-A [Sophos], Troj/Zbot-EON [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.Spamnost is a Trojan horse that is used to send spam messages.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 19, 2011 revision 005
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 19, 2011 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 7, 2013 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 21, 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: Sends spam emails.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Branko Spasojevic

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