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Trojan.Abe

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 27, 2012
Updated:
October 11, 2012 10:29:37 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Trojan.Abe is a generic detection for files signed by an unauthorized Adobe certificate.

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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 27, 2012 revision 035
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 27, 2012 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 28, 2012 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2012 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 3, 2012
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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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