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Linux.Ballpit

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 12, 2015
Updated:
January 15, 2015 3:51:16 PM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Infection Length:
variable
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Ballpit is a worm that may conduct distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks from the compromised computer or device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 12, 2015 revision 023
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 12, 2015 revision 035
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 14, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Andrea Lelli

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