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Risk Level 1: Very Low

April 14, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:54:22 AM
Also Known As:
SAP.VSoft.A, SAP.Willi.A, ABAP/Rivpas

ABAP.Rivpas.A is a proof-of-concept virus. It was written to replicate using the Advanced Business Application Programming scripting language. The sample that we have received will not replicate in its current form, and thus is purely an intended virus.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 17, 2002
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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
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Douglas Knowles
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