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Backdoor.Linopid!gen1

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 2, 2013
Updated:
August 2, 2013 3:19:15 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Linopid!gen1 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Backdoor.Linopid families.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 2, 2013 revision 009
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 7, 2013 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 3, 2013 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 8, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 7, 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, steals information, and downloads additional threats.

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: Kevin Savage

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