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  3. Trojan.Xilon


Risk Level 1: Very Low

December 18, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:49:47 AM
Also Known As:
W32.Xilon.Trojan, Trojan.Win32.Xilon [Kaspersky], PWS-Xilon [McAfee], Troj/Xilon [Sophos], TROJ_XILON.A [Trend Micro]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

Trojan.Xilon is a Trojan that comes disguised as a patch for the Diablo II game. It also allows a hacker to steal Diablo II user account and character information.

Note: Virus definitions dated October 26th, 2004 may detect this threat as W32.Xilon.Trojan.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 18, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 30, 2017 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 18, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 30, 2017 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 18, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson

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