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SmtpServer.J

Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:SmtpServer.J
Technical name:Bck/SmtpServer.J
Threat level:Low
Type:Backdoor
Effects:   It allows to gain remote access to the affected computer. It generates a large amount of network traffic activity with the consequent consumption of bandwidth. It does not spread automatically using its own means.
Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

First detected on:March 24, 2008
Detection updated on:March 24, 2008
StatisticsNo
Proactive protection:
Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies

Brief Description 

    

SmtpServer.J is a backdoor that allows hackers to gain remote access to the affected computer in order to carry out actions that compromise user confidentiality and impede the tasks performed on the computer.

 

  • In the local network: it generates a large amount of network activity and consumes bandwidth.

 

SmtpServer.J does not spread automatically using its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer. The means of transmission used include, among others, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, email messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.