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Packed.Generic.448

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 24, 2013
Updated:
October 24, 2013 4:04:21 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Generic.448 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 multiple threat families.

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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 24, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 24, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 24, 2013 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 24, 2013 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 30, 2013
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: 50 - 999
  • Number of Sites: 3 - 9
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: High
  • Payload Trigger: Clicking on links in unsolicited emails.
  • Payload: Opens a back door, gathers information from the computer, steals sensitive information, may download additional files.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Steals information.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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