Bloodhound.MalPE is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software.
This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with the following threat family:
Files that are detected as Bloodhound.MalPE may be malicious. We suggest that you submit any such files to Symantec Security Response. For instructions on how to do this using Scan and Deliver, read Submit Virus Samples
Symantec Security Response encourages all users and administrators to adhere to the following basic security "best practices":