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Trojan.Chikdos!g1

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 18, 2013
Updated:
December 18, 2013 9:06:41 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Chikdos!g1 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Trojan.Chikdos.A family.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 18, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 18, 2013 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 18, 2013 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2013 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 25, 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
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: Mark Anthony Balanza

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