McAfee Labs Low-Profiled Threat Notice: Generic BackDoor.u

Version 2

    Notice

    This is a Low-Profiled Threat Notice for Generic BackDoor.u

     

     

    Justification

    Generic BackDoor.u has been deemed Low-Profiled due to media attention at:  http://news.techworld.com/security/3214563/energizer-bunny-infects-pcs-with-back door-malware/

     

     

    Read About It

    Information about Generic BackDoor.u is located on VIL at: http://vil.mcafeesecurity.com/vil/content/v_132798.htm

     

    Detection

    Generic BackDoor.u was first discovered on March 4, 2010 and detection for this variant was added to the 5911 dat files (Release Date: March 5, 2010).

     

    To stay updated and protected download the latest dat files from http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/index.html

     

    If you suspect you have Generic BackDoor.u, please submit a sample to <http://www.webimmune.net>

     

     

    Risk Assessment Definition

    For further information on the Risk Assessment and Avert Labs Recommended Actions please see: <http://www.mcafee.com/us/threat_center/outbreaks/virus_library/risk_assessment.h tml>

     

     

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