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System Infected: Infostealer.Nemim Activity 2

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 potential C and C communication to its controlling server

Additional Information

Backdoor.Egobot is a Trojan horse that opens a back door, downloads threats, and steals information on the compromised computer.

Affected

  • Windows

Response

No further action is required but you may wish to perform some of the following actions as a precautionary measure.
Run the Norton Power Eraser. (home users)
Run the Symantec Power Eraser. (business users)
Update your product definitions and perform a full system scan.
Submit suspicious files to Symantec for analysis.

If you believe that the signature is reported erroneously, please read the following:
Report a potential false positive to Symantec.
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