1. /
  2. Security Response/
  3. W32.Pilleuz!gen12

W32.Pilleuz!gen12

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 30, 2010
Updated:
October 1, 2010 1:17:39 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Pilleuz!gen12 is a heuristic detection that may include members of the W32.Pilleuz family of threats.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 30, 2010 revision 024
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 30, 2010 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 023
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 023
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 30, 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
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.

Search Threats

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