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W32.Waledac.B!gen1

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
January 6, 2011
Updated:
November 9, 2012 9:37:19 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.Waledac.B!gen1 is a heuristic detection that may include members of the W32.Waledac.B family of threats.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 5, 2011 revision 040
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 5, 2011 revision 040
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 6, 2011 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 6, 2011 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 12, 2011
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: 50 - 999
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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