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Trojan.KKiller

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 7, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:06 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan.Win32.KKiller [KAV]
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows

The Trojan.KKiller Trojan Horse terminates many processes, including those of popular antivirus and firewall programs. It also modifies a registry key, so that it runs when you try to execute any .exe file.

Trojan.KKiller is written in the Delphi programming language and is packed with UPX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 7, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 7, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 8, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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