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Linux.Gafgyt

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 2, 2014
Updated:
December 9, 2016 4:48:05 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Gafgyt is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer and steals information.

For more information, please see the following resources:

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 26, 2017 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2014 revision 025
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 27, 2017 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 8, 2014
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Writeup By: Yana Liu

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2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
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