1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Trojan.Zeroaccess.B


Risk Level 1: Very Low

December 22, 2011
November 9, 2012 3:15:51 PM
Infection Length:
Systems Affected:
Trojan.Zeroaccess.B is a Trojan horse that uses an advanced rootkit to hide itself. It can also create a hidden file system, download more malware, and open a back door on the compromised computer.

Note: The behavior of this threat on 32-bit computers is almost identical to Trojan.Zeroaccess.

For more information, please see the following resource:

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 22, 2011 revision 025
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 28, 2017 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 22, 2011 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 28, 2017 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 28, 2011
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Writeup By: Karthik Selvaraj and Rong Zhou

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