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Infostealer.Proxydown

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 20, 2012
Updated:
December 21, 2012 5:04:50 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Infostealer.Proxydown is a Trojan horse that steals information and may download more files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2012 revision 024
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2012 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 9, 2013 revision 002
  • 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: May download more files onto the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Jeet Morparia and Alan Neville

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