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W32.Waledac.C!gen3

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 21, 2012
Updated:
December 21, 2012 3:36:57 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
W32.Waledac.C!gen3 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the W32.Waledac.C family of threats.

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

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 21, 2012 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 21, 2012 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2012 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 21, 2012 revision 024
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 26, 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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