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W32.Ratavar!inf

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 3, 2013
Updated:
May 8, 2013 4:25:16 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Ratavar!inf is a detection for files that are infected by W32.Ratavar.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 1, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 4, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 1, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 4, 2013 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 8, 2013
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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: Medium
  • Payload: Downloads other malware onto the compromised computer.
  • Modifies Files: Infects system driver files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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