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Kill98.Trojan

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 31, 1999
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:55:11 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan.Kill_Inst98, Trojan Horse
Type:
Trojan Horse

This Trojan has been distributed in illegal copies of Windows 98.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 6, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 6, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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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: Low

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: Andy Cianciotto

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