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Backdoor.Armageddon.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 20, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:57:48 AM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows

Backdoor.Armageddon.B allows unauthorized access to the infected computer. When it is run, it disables antivirus and firewall software.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 23, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 23, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 25, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Maryl Magee

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