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Changsha

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:34:14 AM
Also Known As:
Centry, Changes
Type:
Virus

Changsha is a virus that contains the following text strings:

    (c)Copyright 1991. Mr. YaQi. Changsha China
    New Century of Computer Now!
    Invalid Partition Table

Changsha does little more than replicate itself.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 20, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

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

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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