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Trojan.Osipad

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 5, 2014
Updated:
January 14, 2014 9:26:04 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Osipad is a Trojan horse that hijacks the Web browser on the compromised computer to perform click fraud and display advertisements.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 6, 2014 revision 002
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 6, 2014 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 6, 2014 revision 008
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 6, 2014 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 8, 2014
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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 click fraud and displays popup advertisements.
  • Deletes Files: Deletes web browser cache files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Nemo Chen

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