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W32.Elet

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 2, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:13 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Elet is a virus that copies itself as %windir%\Ptsnoop.exe and randomly deletes .exe files from the %windir% and the %system% folders. It performs this action repeatedly.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 2, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2002
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Writeup By: Douglas Knowles

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