Threat Encyclopedia

Browse the Fortiguard Labs extensive encyclopedia of threats. Click any title to view more details of the threat. Can't find what you are looking for? Try using the search bar above to find a specific threat description.


Jan 21, 2015
Andromeda is a botnet that is used to distribute malware with different capabilities, depending on the command given by its command-and-control...

Jan 01, 2015
Win32/Dorkbot is a family of IRC-based worms that spreads via removable drives, instant messaging programs, and social networks....

Jan 01, 2015

Jan 01, 2015
Lethic is a backdoor trojan that connects to a Command & Control server in order to provide access to the compromised computer....

Jan 01, 2015
Smoke is a backdoor trojan that connects to a Command & Control server in order to provide access to the compromised computer....

Jan 01, 2015

Jan 01, 2015
ZeroAccess is a family of malware that is used to generate revenue for its owners by mining the virtual currency known as Bitcoin,...

Jan 01, 2015