1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Backdoor.Berbew.N


Risk Level 1: Very Low

January 7, 2005
February 13, 2007 12:31:36 PM
Also Known As:
Win32.Webber [Computer Associa, BackDoor-AXJ [McAfee], Troj/Padodor-Y [Sophos]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

Backdoor.Berbew.N is a Trojan horse program that steals cached passwords from a compromised computer. The Trojan also opens a back door allowing a remote attacker to have unauthorized access to the compromised computer, and may lower security settings in Internet Explorer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 7, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 7, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 12, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Ka Chun Leung

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