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Packed.Generic.284

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 19, 2011
Updated:
November 12, 2012 1:36:23 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Generic.284 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal them from antivirus software. This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.

For more information, please see the following resource:
Trojan.FakeAV

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 19, 2011 revision 006
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 19, 2011 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 19, 2011 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 19, 2011 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 20, 2011
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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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