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System Infected: W32.Downadup Downloader Activity

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects outbound HTTP requests from a machine infected with W32.Downadup.

Additional Information

According to our analysis this worm payload will only starting using this URL after Dec 1st 2008.

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