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Backdoor.Korplug

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 29, 2012
Updated:
November 7, 2012 5:07:55 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
250,368 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
Backdoor.Korplug is a Trojan horse that opens a back door and may steal information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 29, 2012 revision 009
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 12, 2014 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 30, 2012 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 12, 2014 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 4, 2012
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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