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Mlab.Lagob

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 22, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:53:05 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Mlab.Lagob is a virus written in the Matlab scripting language, which is used by the Matlab application and possibly by other applications produced by the Mathworks company.

Note: Definitions dated April 23, 2006 and earlier will detect the threat as Matlab.Lagob

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 23, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 23, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 26, 2006
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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