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W2K.Infis.4608

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 21, 2000
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:32:42 AM
Also Known As:
WNT.Infis.4608.B
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows

The WNT.Infis.4608 virus was updated to support the OEM version of Windows 2000 build 2195, and also fixes a few small bugs in the original release. This update, W2K.Infis.4608, is the first known virus to run in Kernel-mode under Windows 2000 (its predecessor was the first known Windows NT Kernel-mode virus).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 1, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 1, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 1, 2000
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Peter Szor

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