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Backdoor.Surge

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 26, 2015
Updated:
November 26, 2015 11:40:48 PM
Type:
Trojan
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
Backdoor.Surge is a Trojan horse that opens a back door on the compromised computer, steals data and logs keystrokes, and may download additional files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 26, 2015 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 15, 2017 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 27, 2015 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 15, 2017 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 2, 2015
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Writeup By: Jeet Morparia

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