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W32.Sality.AM

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
April 18, 2009
Updated:
April 19, 2009 10:49:10 AM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
69,632 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Sality.AM is a worm that spreads by infecting executable files and copying itself to removable drives.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 18, 2009 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 18, 2009 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 11, 2011 revision 021
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 22, 2009
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Writeup By: Piotr Krysiuk and Kaoru Hayashi

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