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Trojan.Pasam

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 4, 2012
Updated:
June 19, 2012 1:59:04 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
108,626 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2012-0779
Trojan.Pasam is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 4, 2012 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 7, 2012 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 9, 2012
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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 on the compromised computer.

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: Cathal Mullaney and Hatsuho Honda

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