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JS.Downloader

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 27, 2003
Updated:
August 3, 2016 9:53:23 AM
Also Known As:
JS.Downloader.Trojan [Symantec]
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
JS.Downloader is a Trojan Horse that downloads malicious files from Web sites and executes them.

Note: Virus definitions dated December 18, 2008 or earlier detect this threat as JS.Downloader.Trojan.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 28, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 27, 2016 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 27, 2016 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2003
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Writeup By: Kevin Ha

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