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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 7, 2010
November 2, 2012 2:53:25 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Solaris, Mac OS X, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Linux, Windows 2000
Bloodhound.PDF!gen2 is a heuristic detection for potentially malicious files that may exploit vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader in order to perform further malicious actions.

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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 7, 2010 revision 037
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 7, 2010 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 7, 2010 revision 069
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 7, 2010 revision 069
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 9, 2010
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Low


  • Distribution Level: Low
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