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W32.Efortune.31384@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 9, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:29 AM
Also Known As:
W32/Roach [McAfee, Sophos], W32.Roach, PE_ROACH.A [Trend], I-Worm.Roach.a [KAV], Win32.Ikx.31384 [CA]
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

W32.Efortune.31384@mm is a polymorphically encrypted mass-mailer with backdoor capabilities, by IRC.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 9, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 9, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 9, 2001
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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
Writeup By: Peter Ferrie

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