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Linux.Kaiten.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 19, 2015
Updated:
October 20, 2015 8:56:40 AM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Linux
Linux.Kaiten.B is a Trojan horse for Linux computers that opens a back door and launches distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 19, 2015 revision 040
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 11, 2016 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 20, 2015 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 11, 2016 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 21, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Yusuke Kudo

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