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Trojan.Pandex.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 16, 2013
Updated:
May 16, 2013 4:05:52 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Trojan.Pandex.C is a Trojan horse that sends spam from a remote server and gathers email addresses from the compromised computer.

Symantec Security Response is currently investigating this threat and will post more information as it becomes available.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 16, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 16, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 16, 2013 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 16, 2013 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 22, 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: Sends spam to email addresses gathered from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Alan Neville
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