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|Effects:||It opens a communication channel in order to allow a hacker to access the affected computer.|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 11, 1998|
Backdoor is not an specific backdoor type Trojan, but a generic detection that covers several Trojans of this type.
In addition, Backdoor opens a communication channel in the computer in order to allow a hacker to access the system.
Backdoor is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.