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Trojan.Cidox.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 11, 2013
Updated:
March 6, 2014 11:02:59 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 2000
Trojan.Cidox.B is a Trojan horse that redirects Internet traffic and steals information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 11, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 11, 2013 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 11, 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: Redirects Internet traffic.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.
  • Compromises Security Settings: Disables security products.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Dumitru Stama

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