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Trojan.Picsteal

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 7, 2012
Updated:
November 7, 2012 6:06:07 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
237,630 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Picsteal is a Trojan horse that copies images on the compromised computer and uploads them to a remote location.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 7, 2012 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 14, 2013 revision 040
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 7, 2012 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 15, 2013 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 7, 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: Copies images from the compromised computer and uploads the to a remote location.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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