A backdoor (also known as a trap door or wormhole) in a computer system is a method of bypassing normal authentication, securing remote access to a computer, obtaining access to plaintext while attempting to remain undetected. This backdoor may take the form of an installed program (e.g. Back Orifice) or could be a modification to an existing program or hardware device.
A backdoor in a login system might take the form of a hard coded user and password combination which gives access to the system. It should be stated, however, that the motivation for such holes in the security of a system is not always sinister; some operating systems, for example, come out of the box with privileged accounts intended for use by field service technicians or the vendor’s maintenance programmers.
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|Name||Threat Level||Detection Count||Date|
|Backdoor.Hugly||6/10||0||January 10, 2013|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.aahh||8/10||0||December 13, 2007|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.CK||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.EQZD||December 8, 2009|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.eue||8/10||0||December 7, 2007|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.gthp||March 28, 2009|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.ise||8/10||0||December 13, 2007|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.mqe||8/10||0||October 30, 2007|
|Backdoor.Hupigon.SQCP||6/10||12||November 28, 2019|
|BackDoor.Hupigon5.CJMY||6/10||0||August 20, 2012|
|Backdoor.iBot||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Idicaf.gen!B||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Initor||8/10||0||February 19, 2010|
|BackDoor.IRC.Aryan.1||6/10||0||May 21, 2012|
|Backdoor.IRCBot!sd6||6/10||162||August 31, 2011|
|Backdoor.IRCbot.gen!AB||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.IRCbot.GX||6/10||65||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.IRCbot.GZ||8/10||4||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.IRCNite||6/10||1||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Jaan||8/10||0||March 30, 2011|
|Backdoor.Jabeefit||6/10||0||April 25, 2013|
|Backdoor.Java.KBD||July 22, 2009|
|Backdoor.Java.Racac||6/10||0||October 24, 2011|
|Backdoor.Jedobot.A||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Jeetrat||6/10||0||July 1, 2013|