- May 1, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:00:46 PM
Also Known As:
- Troj/Boa-A [Sophos], W32.Boa.Worm
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP
Trojan.Boa is a key logger, as well as a disk filler, which uses its own SMTP engine to send back data to its creator.
The Trojan is written in the Visual Basic programming language.
NOTE: Definitions dated prior to June 5, 2003 will detect this threat as W32.Boa.Worm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 2, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version December 14, 2016 revision 004
Initial Daily Certified version May 2, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version December 14, 2016 revision 009
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 7, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis