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Risk Level 1: Very Low

April 27, 2004
February 13, 2007 12:22:06 PM
Also Known As:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows XP

Hacktool.LsassSba is a hacktool that takes advantage of the LSASS Vulnerability (described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011) to provide an attacker with a command shell on a remote computer.

Note: Virus definitions dated April 27, 2004 or earlier detect this threat as Bloodhound.Exploit.8.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 27, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 4, 2015 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 27, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 4, 2015 revision 017
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 28, 2004
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Low


  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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