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Trojan.Antivar

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 7, 2012
Updated:
September 7, 2012 6:46:28 PM
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
Trojan.Antivar is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 7, 2012 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 7, 2012 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 1, 2012 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 12, 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.

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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