The Trojan horse, also known as Trojan, in the context of computing and software, describes a class of computer threats (malware) that appears to perform a desirable function but in fact performs undisclosed malicious functions. These functions allow unauthorized access to the host computer, giving them the ability to save their files on the user’s computer or even watch the user’s screen and control the computer.
Trojan horses (not technically a virus) can be easily and unwittingly downloaded. For example, if a computer game is designed such that, when executed by the user, it opens a back door that allows a hacker to control the computer of the user, then the computer game is said to be a Trojan horse. However, if the computer game is legitimate, but was infected by a virus, then it is not a Trojan horse, regardless of what the virus may do when the game is executed. The term is derived from the classical story of the Trojan horse.
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|Name||Threat Level||Detection Count||Date|
|B9v.exe||November 4, 2010|
|BackDoor-AWQ.b!djn||February 15, 2010|
|BackDoor-CEP!yo||June 11, 2010|
|Backdoor-CEP.gen.r||February 28, 2011|
|BackDoor-DVR||6/10||0||March 15, 2011|
|BackDoor-EEF||July 9, 2010|
|BackDoor-ERY||8/10||6||September 16, 2010|
|BackDoor-Spyeye||February 15, 2010|
|Backdoor:Win32/IRCbot.gen!P||8/10||114||December 15, 2009|
|Backdoor:Win32/Poison.AV||November 17, 2010|
|Backdoor:WinNT/Festi.A||November 12, 2009|
|Backdoor.Agent.amlr||8/10||5||April 7, 2015|
|Backdoor.Agent.SA||May 26, 2010|
|Backdoor.Bifrose!ct||6/10||359||April 6, 2010|
|Backdoor.Bladabindi.B||8/10||9||November 28, 2019|
|Backdoor.Buzus.D||8/10||0||December 16, 2010|
|Backdoor.Coreflood!gen||June 11, 2010|
|Backdoor.Cycbot!gen2||November 17, 2010|
|BackDoor.Generic 12.APEB||March 23, 2010|
|BackDoor.Generic14.CBJJ||6/10||0||December 19, 2011|
|Backdoor.Glupzy.A||8/10||13||January 12, 2010|
|Backdoor.Graybird!rem||October 5, 2010|
|Backdoor.Hackdoor||May 24, 2010|
|Backdoor.HareBot||8/10||0||October 6, 2009|
|Backdoor.Infexor||6/10||29||December 1, 2009|