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W32.Sality.S

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 29, 2006
Updated:
November 2, 2012 12:29:32 PM
Also Known As:
W32/Sality-V [Sophos]
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
W32.Sality.S is a virus that spreads by infecting executable files.

When the threat is first installed, it drops the following file:
%System%\vcmgrd32.dll

The threat injects this .dll file into all running processes.

The threat then resides in memory and infects all portable executable files it finds.
Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga
Summary| Technical Details| Removal

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