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.Jewdo||6/10||0||October 29, 2010|
|Backdoor.Joanap.A||6/10||3||August 31, 2012|
|Backdoor.Joggver||6/10||0||September 4, 2012|
|Backdoor.Juasek||6/10||0||August 24, 2012|
|Backdoor.Jukbot.B||6/10||16||January 5, 2012|
|Backdoor.Jussuc||6/10||0||October 8, 2013|
|Backdoor.Kerlisen||6/10||0||August 9, 2013|
|Backdoor.Klankty||6/10||0||January 10, 2013|
|Backdoor.Knockex.C||8/10||0||March 3, 2010|
|Backdoor.Kopdel||6/10||0||September 27, 2013|
|Backdoor.Korplug||6/10||0||July 2, 2012|
|Backdoor.Korplug.B||8/10||15||December 11, 2013|
|Backdoor.Krademok||6/10||0||March 6, 2012|
|Backdoor.Kuriyama||6/10||7||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Lamin.A||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Layrui.A||6/10||0||November 3, 2011|
|Backdoor.Laytob.A||6/10||855||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.LegMir.BZ||November 27, 2009|
|Backdoor.Linfo||8/10||5||May 17, 2012|
|Backdoor.Linopid||6/10||0||July 10, 2013|
|Backdoor.Locobad||October 21, 2010|
|Backdoor.Loknod||6/10||0||May 28, 2012|
|Backdoor.LolBot||8/10||0||September 15, 2010|
|Backdoor.Losfondup.B||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.LV||6/10||0||September 7, 2012|