1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. FreeBSD.Rootkit

FreeBSD.Rootkit

Discovered:
October 1, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:40:40 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan.FreeBSD.Rootkit [Kasper, FreeBSD/RootKit [McAfee]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Linux, UNIX

FreeBSD.Rootkit is the detection for the FreeBSD Rootkit installer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Maryl Magee

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 17
Symantec DeepSight Screensaver