This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.
This signature detects network activity related to W32.Almanahe.B
W32.Almanahe.B is a worm that infects executable files. It attempts to spread to network shares protected by weak passwords. It also attempts to end certain security-related processes on the compromised computer.
- Various Windows Platforms
The following instructions pertain to all current and recent Symantec antivirus products, including the Symantec AntiVirus and Norton AntiVirus product lines.
1. Disable System Restore (Windows Me/XP).
2. Update the virus definitions.
3. Run a full system scan.
4. Delete any values added to the registry.