Posted: April 25, 2014
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 9/10
Infected PCs 17

Trojan.Shredboom Description

Trojan.Shredboom is a Trojan that deletes all files on the corrupted PC. Trojan.Shredboom allows attackers to gain full remote access and control over the affected computer system. When Trojan.Shredboom is executed, it enumerates all drives from C to Z. Trojan.Shredboom renames all files with a random file name, in all directories, on every drive. Trojan.Shredboom then overwrites all files with random data, in all directories, on every drive twice. Trojan.Shredboom then deletes all files, in all directories, on every drive.

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