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SONAR.Ponik!gen2

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 17, 2013
Updated:
November 18, 2013 9:01:58 AM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
SONAR.Ponik!gen2 is a heuristic detection that is designed to detect known variants of the Downloader.Ponik family of threats.

For more information, please see the following resource:
Downloader.Ponik

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 18, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 18, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 20, 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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