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Backdoor.Loknod

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 4, 2012
Updated:
June 4, 2012 11:11:03 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Loknod is a Trojan horse that may open a back door on the compromised computer, steal information, and download potentially malicious files onto the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 4, 2012 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 4, 2012 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 4, 2012 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 4, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 30, 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: Low
  • Payload: May open a back door on the compromised computer, steal information, and download potentially malicious files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Alan Neville

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