Backdoor:Win32/Zegost.B is the detection for malware that may be used by remote attackers to gain access to the computer in which it is installed.
Once installed, it attaches its code to the following legitimate Windows process:
Allows backdoor access and control
Backdoor:Win32/Zegost.B connects to the following remote server to send and receive data via HTTP transactions:
From this server, it may receive commands such as the following:
Copying, executing, downloading, and deleting files
Gathering information from the RAS phonebook
Analysis by Marianne Mallen
Alert notifications or detections of this malware from installed antivirus or security software may be the only other symptoms.