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Boot.Cidox

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 11, 2011
Updated:
October 15, 2014 8:37:59 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Boot.Cidox is a detection for the modified NTFS initial program loader (IPL) code for Trojan.Cidox.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 11, 2011
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 11, 2011
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 13, 2011
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Writeup By: Stephen Doherty, Masaki Suenaga, and Takayoshi Nakayama

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