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System Infected: Backdoor.Surge 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.


This signature detects Backdoor.Surge activity on compromised machines.

Additional Information

Backdoor.Surge is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer, steals data and logs keystrokes, and may download additional files.


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