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Suspicious.Harakit

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 27, 2009
Updated:
November 9, 2012 10:06:39 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Suspicious.Harakit is a detection technology designed to detect entirely new malware threats without traditional signatures. This technology is aimed at detecting malicious software that has been intentionally mutated or morphed by attackers.

For more information, please see the following resource:
W32.Harakit

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 11, 2009 revision 053
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 23, 2009 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2009 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 4, 2009
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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

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