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Trojan.Tarodrop.M

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 18, 2013
Updated:
June 19, 2013 10:37:37 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
1,614,412 Bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Tarodrop.M is a Trojan horse that drops a malicious file onto the compromised computer by exploiting a zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2013-3644) in JustSystems' Ichitaro.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 18, 2013 revision 025
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 18, 2013 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 19, 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: Medium
  • Payload: Drops malware onto the compromised computer.

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: Takashi Katsuki

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