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Risk Level 1: Very Low

February 13, 2007 11:50:05 AM
Also Known As:
Mediera, Mierda

The CPW.1527 virus is a rather simple virus which will infect both .COM and .EXE files of a size greater than 10240 bytes. This virus also specifically searches out and infects the file C:\COMMAND.COM

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 14, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 14, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 14, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 14, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment


  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy


  • Damage Level: Low


  • Distribution Level: Low
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