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Backdoor.Necurs!gen4

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 26, 2013
Updated:
March 26, 2013 8:33:44 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Necurs!gen4 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Backdoor.Necurs family.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 26, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 26, 2013 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 26, 2013 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 26, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 27, 2013
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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

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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