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Java.Tomdep

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 30, 2013
Updated:
November 21, 2013 9:10:32 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
91,504 bytes
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Java.Tomdep is a worm that that targets servers running Apache Tomcat. It also opens a back door on the compromised server.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 31, 2013 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 31, 2013 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 31, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 31, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 6, 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.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
  • Target of Infection: Apache Tomcat servers.
Writeup By: Takashi Katsuki

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