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Packed.Generic.420

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 6, 2013
Updated:
June 6, 2013 3:22:51 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Generic.420 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 Trojan.FakeAV.


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 6, 2013 revision 034
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2013 revision 039
  • Latest Daily Certified version June 6, 2013 revision 039
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 12, 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: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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