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W32.Xpiro.D

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
March 10, 2011
Updated:
November 13, 2013 12:28:01 PM
Also Known As:
Troj/Agent-QVH [Sophos], Troj/DwnLdr-IYH [Sophos]
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
W32.Xpiro.D is a virus that infects executable files and steals information from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 11, 2011 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 22, 2014 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 11, 2011 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 23, 2014 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 16, 2011
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: High
  • Payload: Redirects Web requests to alternative locations.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information from the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
  • Shared Drives: Attempts to infect files in removable and shared drives.
  • Target of Infection: Infects executable files.
Writeup By: Kazumasa Itabashi

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