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  1. Randy_Bell

    Randy_Bell Registered Member

    May 24, 2002
    Santa Clara, CA
    Symantec Security Response - Backdoor.Hitcap

    Backdoor.Hitcap is a Backdoor Trojan that gives an attacker unauthorized access to your computer.

    Backdoor.Hitcap consists of two components

    • 1. An executable file: The executable file is packed with ASPack v1.06.
      2. A .dll file: The .dll file is packed with PECompact v1.50.

    Security Response has received several submissions of Backdoor.Hitcap, which were distributed in the form of an email message with a viral VBScript. Symantec antivirus products detect the script that drops Backdoor.Hitcap as Trojan dropper or Trojan.Downloader.Inor.

    Type: Trojan Horse
    Infection Length: 16,503 bytes, 11,776 bytes
    Systems Affected: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
    Systems Not Affected: Windows 3.x, Microsoft IIS, Macintosh, Unix, Linux

    (see above link for further technical details)
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