- November 9, 2012
- June 27, 2013 2:05:19 PM
- 1,234 bytes
- Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Downloader.Ponik is a Trojan horse that downloads more malware onto the compromised computer. It may also steal passwords from the compromised computer.
For more information, please see the following resource:
Chicken or Egg: Where Does W32.Changeup Come From?
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version November 9, 2012 revision 007
Latest Rapid Release version May 1, 2016 revision 034
Initial Daily Certified version November 9, 2012 revision 009
Latest Daily Certified version May 1, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date November 14, 2012
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Writeup By: Alan Neville and Kevin Savage