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Trojan.Blackrev

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 22, 2013
Updated:
May 22, 2013 2:51:19 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Blackrev is a Trojan horse that accepts commands from a command-and-control (C&C) server which may use the compromised computer in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 22, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 22, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 22, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 22, 2013 revision 016
  • 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: Uses the compromised computer in distributed denial-of-service attacks.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Alan Neville

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