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Linux.Fokirtor

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 19, 2013
Updated:
June 21, 2013 10:19:49 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
58,176 bytes
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Fokirtor is a Trojan horse that opens a back door and allows a remote attacker to perform malicious activities on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 18, 2013 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 18, 2013 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 19, 2013
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium
  • Payload: Opens a back door.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals sensitive information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Branko Spasojevic, Asuka Yamamoto

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