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Hacktool.Rxhide

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:58 AM
Type:
Hack Tool
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
rx.vxd,rxfile.vxd,rxedit.exe,load.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Hacktool.Rxhide is a backdoor hack tool program that allows a remote attacker to hide files, processes, and registry entries.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Hacktool.Rxhide.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 19, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 19, 2011 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 19, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 19, 2011 revision 020
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 20, 2004
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