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Bloodhound.PDF.16

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 17, 2009
Updated:
November 8, 2012 12:13:37 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Bloodhound.PDF.16 is a generic detection of potentially malicious PDF files, which may exploit a vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat in order to perform further malicious actions.

For more information, please see the following resource:
Trojan.Pidief

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 14, 2009 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 14, 2009 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 14, 2009 revision 033
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 14, 2009 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 19, 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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