Threat Encyclopedia

W32/Bo2K.Plugin.*

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  • Threat is a component of an installed remote access Trojan known as W32/Bo2K, also known as Back Orifice 2000
  • Components are typically packaged within an installation for BO2K – the installation is commonly Trojan in nature in that the file is misrepresented such that the user may install the program based on file name or icon association – this type of misrepresentation is also known as social engineering
  • Various components function in different ways; some allow integration of traffic encryption such as Cast, RC6 or IDEA, while others function as a notification module to alert hackers that someone has been infected with W32/Bo2K server
  • Below are some of the components as detected -
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.BOred.dll
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.A
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.B
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.C
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.D
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.F
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Cast.G
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.IDEA-Encrypt.dll
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.RC6
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Serpent
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.SilkRope
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Stcpio
    W32/Bo2K.Plugin.Tools
    W32/Bo2K.Butt_Trumpet
    W32/Bo2K.Butt_Trumpet.2000

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