Trojan/Backdoor - BackDoor.Zincite.A Detection

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1241

Synopsis

The remote host has a backdoor installed

Description

The backdoor 'BackDoor.Zincite.A' is installed on the remote host. It has probably been installed by the 'MyDoom.M' virus. This backdoor may allow an attacker to gain unauthorized access on the remote host.

Solution

Use an appropriate Anti-virus product to remove this backdoor. Consider re-installing the operating system.

See Also

http://www.microsoft.com/security/portal/Entry.aspx?name=Win32%2fMydoom

http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/[email protected]

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1241

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/15

Nessus ID: 14184

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical