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W32.Nakcos

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 4, 2014
Updated:
March 21, 2014 6:25:42 PM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
6,000 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Nakcos is a virus that infects files and may open a back door on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 4, 2014 revision 009
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 4, 2014 revision 009
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 4, 2014 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 4, 2014 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 5, 2014
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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
  • Payload: Infects files and may open a back door.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
  • Target of Infection: Infects files.
Writeup By: Zhinan Zeng

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