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W32.HLLP.Emesix

Discovered:
March 18, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:44:34 AM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.HLLP.Emesix is a prepended virus that infects the W32 executable files. This virus attempts to quit the programs that have the string "virus"and "Registry Editor." W32.HLLP.Emesix also deletes some system files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 18, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 18, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 19, 2003
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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