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OSX.Janicab

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 15, 2013
Updated:
July 17, 2013 4:41:51 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X
OSX.Janicab is a Trojan horse that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 15, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 15, 2013 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 16, 2013 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 16, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 17, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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 and downloads files.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Jeet Morparia and Dumitru Stama

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