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ABAP.Rivpas.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 14, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:54:22 AM
Also Known As:
SAP.VSoft.A, SAP.Willi.A, ABAP/Rivpas
Type:
Virus

ABAP.Rivpas.A is a proof-of-concept virus. It was written to replicate using the Advanced Business Application Programming scripting language. The sample that we have received will not replicate in its current form, and thus is purely an intended virus.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 17, 2002
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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
Writeup By: Douglas Knowles
Summary| Removal

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