- September 3, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:06:47 PM
- Trojan Horse
Backdoor.EZBot is a Backdoor Trojan Horse that allows its creator to use Internet Relay Chat (IRC) to gain access to your computer. The filename of the Trojan may vary. The sample which Security Response originally discovered was named svchost.exe.
Backdoor.EZBot is written in Microsoft Visual Basic and is packed with PEBundle and UPX.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 4, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version September 4, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date September 4, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis