- May 19, 2006
- February 13, 2007 12:55:31 PM
Also Known As:
- Ginwui.A [F-Secure]
- Trojan Horse
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Backdoor.Ginwui is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.
It has been reported that Backdoor.Ginwui may be dropped by a malicious Word document exploiting an undocumented vulnerability in Microsoft Word. This malicious Word document is currently detected as Trojan.Mdropper.H
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version May 19, 2006
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version May 19, 2006 revision 002
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date May 24, 2006
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi