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W32.Neshuta

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 27, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:50:24 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

W32.Neshuta is a virus that infects .exe and .com files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 27, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 27, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 12, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 28, 2005
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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: Takayoshi Nakayama

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