03.10.2010

Hacktool.RemNtSrv


Updated: September 30, 2010 1:44:26 PM
Type: Other
Risk Impact: Low
Systems Affected: Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

SUMMARY

Behavior

Hacktool.RemNtSrv is a tool that can be used to remove a specific service from a computer. Although the tool is not malicious by itself, it can be used for malicious purposes in order to remove legitimate running services.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 30, 2010 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 30, 2010 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 6, 2010

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Once installed, the security risk may be used to remove a specific service from a computer. Although the tool is not malicious by itself, it can be used for malicious purposes in order to remove legitimate running services.