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W32.Sality.Y

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 16, 2007
Updated:
March 16, 2007 3:23:06 PM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
25,600 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Sality.Y is a virus that spreads by infecting executable files. It also deletes certain files from the compromised computer.

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W32.Sality

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 16, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 16, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 23, 2012 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 21, 2007
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Writeup By: Takayoshi Nakayama

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