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.Delf.Spold||6/10||74||November 28, 2019|
|BackDoor.Deloder||8/10||15||August 17, 2007|
|Backdoor.DMSpammer||November 4, 2010|
|Backdoor.Dokstormac.A||6/10||0||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Dozillor||6/10||0||September 17, 2013|
|Backdoor.DsBot||8/10||0||February 23, 2010|
|Backdoor.DSNX||6/10||1||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.EggDrop||8/10||0||December 13, 2007|
|Backdoor.EggDrop.v||8/10||0||December 7, 2007|
|Backdoor.Egobot||6/10||0||February 15, 2013|
|Backdoor.Elporat||6/10||0||September 11, 2012|
|Backdoor.Eminoc||6/10||0||December 2, 2011|
|Backdoor.Evilbot.A||December 9, 2009|
|Backdoor.ExonetVB||6/10||8||August 14, 2017|
|Backdoor.ExtenBro.AK||6/10||7,260||March 17, 2016|
|Backdoor.Farfli.G||8/10||0||September 18, 2009|
|Backdoor.Fexel||6/10||0||September 25, 2013|
|Backdoor.FFRat||6/10||4||July 17, 2017|
|BackDoor.Fiber||July 1, 2011|
|Backdoor.Finder||6/10||0||April 5, 2013|
|Backdoor.Finfish||6/10||9||July 27, 2012|
|Backdoor.FJW||6/10||62||February 21, 2013|
|Backdoor.Flyoutburn||6/10||0||August 23, 2013|
|Backdoor.Fosor||6/10||0||November 23, 2011|
|Backdoor.Frauder||8/10||0||June 30, 2011|