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W32.SAPE.MegaSrch.10e

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 18, 2014
Updated:
August 18, 2014 10:53:45 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
W32.SAPE.MegaSrch.10e is a heuristic detection designed to generically detect malicious files. A file detected by this detection name is deemed by Symantec to pose a risk to users and is therefore blocked from accessing the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 18, 2014 revision 032
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 18, 2014 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 19, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 19, 2014 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 20, 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: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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