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W32.Faedevour

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 19, 2013
Updated:
March 1, 2013 12:08:08 PM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Infection Length:
1,739,112 bytes
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.Faedevour is a worm that opens a back door and steals information from the compromised computer. It spreads by copying itself to removable drives and shared folders.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 3, 2015 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 20, 2013 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 3, 2015 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 27, 2013
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kai Xiao

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