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Downloader.Ponik!gen3

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 9, 2013
Updated:
December 9, 2013 9:21:59 AM
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
Downloader.Ponik!gen3 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Downloader.Ponik families.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 9, 2013 revision 003
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 9, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2013 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 9, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 11, 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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