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Hacktool.Anavol

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 10, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:15:06 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Hacktool.Anavol is a tool that attempts to gain access to remote systems that have blank passwords. It is used to spread the file, MSldwrD.exe, which may be a copy of Backdoor.Volac.dr.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 11, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 11, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 17, 2003
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Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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