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|
|RoyalCLI||May 28, 2020|
|RoyalDNS||July 19, 2019|
|Sagerunex||March 30, 2020|
|ServHelper||April 16, 2019|
|ShadowPad||6/10||313||August 17, 2017|
|SharpStage Backdoor||December 14, 2020|
|SHUTTERSPEED||October 16, 2019|
|skip-2.0||October 22, 2019|
|Skun||6/10||0||October 27, 2016|
|SlotDaemon||June 17, 2009|
|Spammer.Mdole||8/10||1||November 8, 2011|
|Spammer.Sasfis.A||8/10||43||May 3, 2012|
|Spark||March 23, 2020|
|SpeakUp Backdoor||April 12, 2019|
|Spy-Net||July 30, 2019|
|Stitch Backdoor||August 12, 2020|
|SUPERNOVA Backdoor||December 23, 2020|
|TA505||May 1, 2019|
|Temp:winupd.exe||January 20, 2012|
|TidePool||July 26, 2019|
|TINYTYPHON||May 13, 2020|
|Titanium||November 11, 2019|
|TONEDEAF||July 29, 2019|
|Troj/Asprox-Gen||March 9, 2011|
|Troj/Backdr-HG||9/10||565||September 18, 2012|