- November 25, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:14:17 PM
Also Known As:
- BackDoor-CAG [McAfee], Troj/Sysbug-A [Sophos], TROJ_SYSBUG.A [Trend]
- Trojan Horse
Backdoor.Sysbug is a Backdoor Trojan Horse that opens TCP port 5555 and waits for commands from the Trojan's author. It also steals information about an infected computer's configuration.
The Trojan is distributed in an email with the following characteristics:
Subject: Re: Mary
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 25, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version November 25, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 26, 2003
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi