Rule Category


Alert Message

MALWARE-OTHER Doc.Malware.Gamaredon variant third stage download detected

Rule Explanation

This event is generated when a Doc.Malware.Gamaredon variant second stage download detected. This download will be an encoded text file that will later be decoded by the malware into an .exe file. Impact: A Network Trojan was detected Details: Ease of Attack:

What To Look For

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives


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