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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There are currently 802 articles listed on backdoors.
|Name||Threat Level||Detection Count||Date|
|Backdoor.Athena||6/10||10||March 14, 2018|
|Backdoor.Autlad||6/10||0||December 28, 2012|
|Backdoor.Baccamun||6/10||0||July 28, 2014|
|Backdoor.Badpuck||February 10, 2011|
|Backdoor.Bafruz.J||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bafruz.L||6/10||2||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Banechant||6/10||0||April 4, 2013|
|Backdoor.Barkiofork||6/10||0||April 26, 2012|
|Backdoor.Beastdoor.206.a||8/10||0||October 30, 2007|
|Backdoor.Beastdoor.DL||6/10||18||February 9, 2011|
|Backdoor.Beasty||May 23, 2011|
|Backdoor.Beksnoc.A||6/10||0||November 8, 2011|
|Backdoor.Bergat||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Betwem||9/10||6||September 19, 2014|
|Backdoor.Bifrose||6/10||498||August 13, 2007|
|Backdoor.Bifrose!gen||November 22, 2010|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.ACO||6/10||4||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.AHY||January 11, 2010|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.ES||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.gen!A||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.IQ||6/10||62||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bifrose.N||6/10||0||January 3, 2013|
|Backdoor.Bipfam||8/10||0||October 7, 2011|
|Backdoor.Bisar!rts||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Bitter||6/10||2||November 28, 2019|