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|Effects: ||It opens a communication channel in order to allow a hacker to access the affected computer.
|First detected on:||Jan. 2, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 3, 2003|
Backdoor is not a specific backdoor type Trojan, but a generic detection that covers several Trojans of this type, whose aim is: to open a communication channel in the computer in order to allow a hacker to access the system.
As it is not a specific virus, Backdoor does not have any specific symptoms that allow it to be identified.