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Hacktool.THCScan

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:40:50 AM
Type:
Dialer, Hack Tool
Version:
2.0 - 2.02
Publisher:
THC (The Hackers Choice)
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
THC-SCAN.EXE thcscan.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Hacktool.THCScan is a tool for "war dialing" a range of telephone numbers to find carriers and other types of phone systems.

Symptoms


Your Symantec antivirus program detects this threat as Hacktool.THCScan.

Transmission


An attacker may install this program after a system is compromised.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 23, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 23, 2004
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 23, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2007 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 23, 2004
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