- June 30, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:54:47 PM
Also Known As:
- Trojan Horse
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
Infostealer.Refest is a Trojan Horse that installs itself as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) for Internet Explorer and steals online banking information when it is submitted in web forms.
NOTE : Definitions prior to May 10, 2006 may detect this threat as PWSteal.Refest
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 1, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version October 24, 2016 revision 005
Initial Daily Certified version July 1, 2004 revision 036
Latest Daily Certified version October 24, 2016 revision 009
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 7, 2004
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Writeup By: Rodney Andres