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Backdoor.Jeetrat

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
June 28, 2013
Updated:
June 28, 2013 7:07:49 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Jeetrat is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer, steals information, and may download additional threats.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 28, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 11, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 28, 2013 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 12, 2014 revision 020
  • 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: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door on the compromised computer. Steals information. Downloads additional threats.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
  • Target of Infection: Spreads through malicious attachments from spam emails.
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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