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.BlackHole.bn||8/10||0||December 13, 2007|
|Backdoor.Bladabindi||6/10||81,396||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Blazgel||10/10||0||November 23, 2011|
|Backdoor.Blobhash||6/10||0||September 27, 2013|
|Backdoor.Boda||6/10||0||February 11, 2013|
|Backdoor.Bosonha||6/10||0||September 17, 2013|
|Backdoor.Bot||8/10||13||July 22, 2009|
|Backdoor.Bot.ED||6/10||12||November 4, 2014|
|Backdoor.Bot.x||6/10||106||March 12, 2016|
|Backdoor.Breut||6/10||0||February 22, 2012|
|Backdoor.Briba||6/10||0||May 16, 2012|
|Backdoor.Briewots.A||6/10||0||July 16, 2012|
|Backdoor.Buhtrap||6/10||12||November 28, 2019|
|BackDoor.Bulknet.739||6/10||0||April 10, 2013|
|BackDoor.Bulknet.847||6/10||0||April 10, 2013|
|Backdoor.Bustem.A||6/10||13||November 29, 2011|
|Backdoor.Buterat||6/10||27||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Cechip.A||6/10||4||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Ceckno||6/10||0||May 1, 2013|
|Backdoor.Ciadoor||8/10||6||November 16, 2009|
|Backdoor.Ciadoor!rem||August 9, 2011|
|Backdoor.Cimuz||July 21, 2011|
|Backdoor.Comdinter||6/10||0||March 7, 2014|
|Backdoor.Conpee||6/10||0||March 8, 2012|
|Backdoor.ConstructKit!sd6||March 25, 2011|