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Trojan.Fakesafe

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 15, 2013
Updated:
May 17, 2013 10:06:17 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan Horse [Symantec], Trojan.Dropper [Symantec]
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Trojan.Fakesafe is a Trojan horse that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised computer.

Note: Virus definitions dated May 15, 2013 or earlier detect this threat as Trojan.Dropper or Trojan Horse.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 16, 2013 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 7, 2014 revision 039
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 17, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 8, 2014 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 22, 2013
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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