Avira Virus Lab

RKIT/Conficker.A

  • Name
    RKIT/Conficker.A
  • Date discovered
    Oct 8, 2015
  • Type
    Malware
  • Impact
    High 
  • Reported Infections
    Low 
  • Operating System
    Windows
  • VDF version
    7.01.01.83 (2009-01-08 08:31)

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The term 'RKIT' denotes a piece of software that uses cloaking techniques to hide itself from view. Therefore it has to be categorized as potentially malicious.

  • VDF
    7.01.01.83 (2009-01-08 08:31)
  • Aliases
    Avast: Win32:ConfiDrv-B
    AVG: I-Worm/Generic.COB
    ClamAV: Trojan.Rootkit-1503
    Dr. Web: Win32.HLLW.Autoruner.5555
    F-PROT: W32/Conficker.G (exact)
    McAfee: W32/Conficker.sys
    Trend Micro: TROJ_DOWNAD.E
    Microsoft: Trojan:WinNT/Conficker.B
    G Data: Win32.Worm.Conficker.A
    Kaspersky Lab: Net-Worm.Win32.Kido.jq
    Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Conficker.A
    ESET: Win32/Conficker.AA worm

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