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Trojan.FakeAV!gen9

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 1, 2009
Updated:
September 4, 2012 1:51:17 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Trojan.FakeAV!gen9 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software. Samples detected as Trojan.FakeAV!gen9 are likely to belong to the Trojan.FakeAV family of Trojans.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 28, 2009 revision 035
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 24, 2010 revision 048
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 29, 2009 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 24, 2010 revision 049
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 2, 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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