Threat Description

Toxbot

Details

Aliases:Toxbot, Codbot.T, Backdoor.Win32.Codbot.t
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



Toxbot (also known as Codbot.T) is a botnet client. Once infected with this bot, the machine can be used as a part of botnet to do various tasks on behalf of the botnet owners.

This variant of the Codbot family can be disinfected with the F-BOT tool, available from:

http://www.f-secure.com/tools/f-bot.zip

or

http://www.f-secure.com/tools/f-bot.exe



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More

You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



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