Jumper

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:54:01 AM
Also Known As:
2kb, EE, French Boot, Neuville, Sillybob, Touche
Type:
Virus

Jumper is a fairly generic master boot record and floppy boot sector infector. It becomes resident, but does not destroy anything intentionally.



Jumper is highly prolific in Europe.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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