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W32.Downadup!job

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 10, 2010
Updated:
September 10, 2010 2:20:45 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
300 to 400 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Downadup!job is a detection for Windows Scheduler .job files that are created by variants of the W32.Downadup family of worms.

Note: For more information, please see the following resource:
W32.Downadup

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 30, 2010 revision 051
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 040
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 2, 2011 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 15, 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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