Whether a Montague or a Capulet, it never mattered to Juliet, as she made the case in Shakespeare's “Romeo and Juliet” when she says one of her most famous lines, “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”
Earlier this week, we wrote about the increase in detections of a threat named W32.Changeup. Other vendors have written about it as well. However, each security vendor’s naming conventions are different. For Symantec, we named the threat W32.Changeup when we first discovered it.
Sampling of vendor detection names for W32.Changeup:
- Microsoft: Worm:Win32/Vobfus.MD
- McAfee: W32/Autorun.worm.aaeh
- Trend Micro: WORM_VOBFUS
- Sophos: W32/VBNA-X
- Kaspersky: Worm....