- May 22, 2005
- February 13, 2007 12:39:13 PM
Also Known As:
- Virus.Win32.Gpcode.b [Kaspersk, PGPcoder [McAfee], TROJ_PGPCODER.A [Trend Micro], Trojan.Pgpcoder
- Trojan Horse
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Trojan.Gpcoder is a Trojan horse which searches for files with various extensions and encodes them. The original files are then deleted and the newly encoded ones become unreadable.
Note: Definitions prior to May 28, 2005 may detect this threat as Trojan.Pgpcoder.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 23, 2005
Latest Rapid Release version August 26, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version May 23, 2005
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 24, 2005
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Writeup By: Jeong Mun