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W32.Sality.Y!inf

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 16, 2007
Updated:
March 16, 2007 2:00:21 PM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
16,384 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
W32.Sality.Y!inf is a detection for files that are infected by the W32.Sality.Y virus.

For more information, please see the following resources:
W32.Sality

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 16, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 16, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 21, 2007
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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
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: Takayoshi Nakayama

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