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Trojan.Chikdos.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 16, 2013
Updated:
April 14, 2014 1:17:01 PM
Also Known As:
Troj/Agent-AGSK [Sophos]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
579,584 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Chikdos.A is a Trojan horse that allows a remote attacker to use the compromised computer to launch distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 16, 2013 revision 040
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 16, 2013 revision 040
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 17, 2013 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 17, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 18, 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: Performs distributed denial of service attacks.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Takashi Katsuki

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