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W32.Stration@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 20, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:00:43 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


W32.Stration@mm is a generic detection that detects variants of the W32.Stration family of mass-mailing worms.

Note: Customers running the lastest versions of Norton Internet Security, Norton AntiVirus, or Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition can make use of the product's automated removal functionality to remove this risk.


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 21, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 28, 2015 revision 038
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 21, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 29, 2015 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 27, 2006
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: More than 1000
  • Number of Sites: More than 10
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Moderate

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: High
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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