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:

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

or

https://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

Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for further assistance.








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