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HTTP Trojan Lodeight.C Activity

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects Trojan.Lodeight.C communicating and requesting information from its controlling server.

Additional Information

Trojan.Lodeight.A is a Trojan horse that attempts to download a Beagle variant.

Affected

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 95
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows ME
  • Microsoft Windows NT 3.5
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP

Response

The following instructions pertain to all current and recent Symantec antivirus products, including the Symantec AntiVirus and Norton AntiVirus product lines.

1. Disable System Restore (Windows Me/XP).
2. Update the virus definitions.
3. Run a full system scan.
4. Delete any values added to the registry.

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