1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Trojan.Boxer


Risk Level 1: Very Low

September 11, 2003
February 13, 2007 12:07:13 PM
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

Trojan.Boxer is a Trojan Horse that records keystrokes in a log file and then sends the information to a predetermined email address.

The Trojan is packed with FSG.

Note: Trojan.Boxer may arrive as an attachment in an email that uses the HTML codebase exploit, mentioned in Microsoft Security Bullitens MS02-015 and MS03-014, which allows the Trojan to be executed automatically. The HTML file containing Trojan.Boxer is detected as Trojan.Sefex.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 12, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 12, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 17, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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