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Trojan.Modred

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 14, 2013
Updated:
May 14, 2013 3:40:24 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Modred is a Trojan horse that redirects Internet traffic on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 14, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 22, 2015 revision 051
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 14, 2013 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 23, 2015 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 15, 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
  • Payload: Redirects network traffic.

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: Santiago Cortes

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