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Packed.Cupx!gen3

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 7, 2009
Updated:
November 9, 2012 9:03:38 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Cupx!gen3 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal them from antivirus software.

This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.

Note: Virus definitions dated March 31, 2010 or earlier detect this threat as Packed.Generic.272.

For more information, please see the following resource:

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 7, 2009 revision 054
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 31, 2010 revision 007
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 8, 2009 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 31, 2010 revision 034
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 9, 2009
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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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