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Trojan.Backoff

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 31, 2014
Updated:
August 1, 2014 12:00:28 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
90,112 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Backoff is a Trojan horse that steals confidential information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 25, 2015 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 31, 2014 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 26, 2015 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 6, 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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals confidential information.

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: Nino Fred P Gutierrez

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