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Suspicious.IRCBot

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 18, 2010
Updated:
January 18, 2010 11:03:57 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Suspicious.IRCBot 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.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 18, 2010 revision 036
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 18, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 18, 2010 revision 039
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 18, 2010 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 20, 2010
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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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