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OSX.Macontrol

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 30, 2012
Updated:
July 3, 2012 5:02:05 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
75,000 bytes
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X
OSX.Macontrol is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 29, 2012 revision 023
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 31, 2016 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 29, 2012 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 1, 2016 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 4, 2012
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Writeup By: Joseph Bingham

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