1. Symantec/
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  3. Backdoor.Assasin.F


Risk Level 1: Very Low

April 29, 2003
February 13, 2007 12:00:40 PM
Also Known As:
Backdoor.Assasin.20 [KAV]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Backdoor.Assasin.F, which is a variant of Backdoor.Assasin, gives a hacker unauthorized access to a compromised computer. The existence of the file Ide.exe is an indication of a possible infection.

This Trojan Horse is written in the Borland Delphi programming language and is compressed with UPX.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 30, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 30, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 30, 2003
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Writeup By: Robert X Wang

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