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W32.HLLC.Abessive

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 10, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:36:46 AM
Type:
Virus

This virus is a companion infector. It infects files by renaming the host file and then copying itself to the system using the host's original file name.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 10, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 10, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Peter Ferrie

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