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Java.Boxer

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 3, 2009
Updated:
July 3, 2009 8:36:27 PM
Infection Length:
Variable
Systems Affected:
Java
Java.Boxer is a Trojan horse that sends SMS messages.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 3, 2009 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 22, 2015 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 3, 2009 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 22, 2015 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 8, 2009
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low
  • Payload Trigger: Sends SMS messages.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Mario BallanoBarcena

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