1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. Suspicious.FAV

Suspicious.FAV

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 15, 2010
Updated:
April 15, 2010 9:42:19 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
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.FAV 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 October 26, 2012 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 26, 2012 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 26, 2012 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 26, 2012 revision 032
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 21, 2010
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

Search Threats

Search by name
Example: W32.Beagle.AG@mm
STAR Antimalware Protection Technologies
Internet Security Threat Report
Symantec DeepSight Screensaver