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W32.Slugin.A!inf

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 25, 2008
Updated:
May 16, 2013 6:32:15 AM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Slugin.A!inf is a detection for files infected with W32.Slugin.A.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 25, 2008 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 3, 2011 revision 008
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 25, 2008 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 4, 2011 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2008
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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: Medium
  • Target of Infection: Infects executable files found on the compromised computer.
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: John Canavan

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