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W32.Chiton.gen

Discovered:
March 12, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:38:29 AM
Also Known As:
W32.Shrug.gen
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

W32.Chiton.gen is a family of six viruses. Each of them displays a new technique.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 12, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 12, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 13, 2002
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Writeup By: Peter Ferrie

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