Discovered: May 21, 2003
Updated: February 13, 2007 12:01:33 PM
Type: Trojan Horse
Systems Affected: Windows
BAT.Looper detects DOS batch files that use endless loops to disrupt the computer, or cause it to hang. This is a generic detection.
Antivirus Protection Dates
- Initial Rapid Release version May 22, 2003
- Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
- Initial Daily Certified version May 22, 2003
- Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
- Initial Weekly Certified release date May 22, 2003
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Writeup By: Maryl Magee