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Hacktool.XalerDCOM

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 30, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:08:21 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows XP

Hacktool.XalerDCOM uses the DCOM RPC vulnerability to give a hacker system-wide, Administrator-level access to remote hosts.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 30, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
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Writeup By: John Canavan

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