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Trojan.Atraxbot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 14, 2013
Updated:
August 14, 2013 6:11:15 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Atraxbot is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and may steal confidential information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 14, 2013 revision 009
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 14, 2013 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 14, 2013 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 14, 2013 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 21, 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 and steals information.

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: Dumitru Stama

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