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Trojan.Korhigh

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 27, 2013
Updated:
July 3, 2013 2:39:15 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Korhigh is a Trojan horse that attempts to wipe the hard disk of the compromised computer.

For more information, please see the following resource:
New Disk Wiper Found in Korean Attacks

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 27, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 27, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 27, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 27, 2013 revision 021
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 3, 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: High
  • Payload: Attempts to wipe the hard disk.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli & Roberto Sponchioni

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