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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 2, 2011
December 13, 2013 1:43:38 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Infostealer.Hoardy is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer, steals information, and may download potentially malicious files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 24, 2015 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 24, 2015 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 18, 2013
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door, steals information, and downloads files.


  • 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: Andrea Lelli

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