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Backdoor.Weevil.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 10, 2014
Updated:
March 28, 2014 8:50:31 AM
Also Known As:
BKDR_CARETO.A [Trend]
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Backdoor.Weevil.B is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and may steal information.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 10, 2014 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 21, 2014 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 10, 2014 revision 033
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 21, 2014 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 12, 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: Opens a back door on the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Alexey Kleymenov

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