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Backdoor.Rocra

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 14, 2013
Updated:
January 16, 2013 6:22:19 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
CVE References:
CVE-2009-3129, CVE-2010-3333, CVE-2011-3544, CVE-2012-0158
Backdoor.Rocra, also called Red October, is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 14, 2013 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 15, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 24, 2014 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 16, 2013
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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kevin Savage

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