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Packed.Generic.429

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 10, 2013
Updated:
July 10, 2013 7:08:24 PM
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
Packed.Generic.429 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software. This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 10, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 10, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 10, 2013 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 10, 2013 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 17, 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

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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