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Trojan.Ranbot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 20, 2012
Updated:
December 20, 2012 6:57:49 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.Ranbot is a Trojan horse that opens a back door and steals information from a compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2012 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 22, 2015 revision 051
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2012 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 23, 2015 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 26, 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.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

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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