Weekly Cyber Threat Report – August 2017 – Week 1


Weekly Cyber Threat Report


As a Maryland Managed Service Provider, SADOS strives to provide every business up to date information on the technology news and information. In this blog post you will find a weekly report of all cyber threats provided by Symantec.

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July 31, 2017


Trojan.Heriplor

Trojan.Heriplor is a Trojan horse that opens a backdoor on the compromised computer.

Discovered: July 31, 2017

Type:Trojan

Systems Affected:Windows


August 2, 2017


W32.Emotet.B

W32.Emotet.B is a worm that spreads itself via email and may download potentially malicious files.

Discovered:

August 2, 2017

Type:

Worm

Infection Length:

Varies

Systems Affected:

Windows


As a Maryland Managed Service Provider, SADOS offers a team of IT professionals with a deep understanding of any IT-related function. SADOS welcomes you to contact us for a Free Business Consultation if you are interested in finding out more. Please do not hesitate to call, email, or simply stop by our office.


Sources:

https://www.symantec.com/security_response/landing/threats.jsp#


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