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  3. W32.HLLP.Spreda.B


Risk Level 1: Very Low

September 26, 2003
February 13, 2007 12:08:06 PM
Also Known As:
W32.HLLP.Savno, W32/HLLP.Savno!p2p [McAfee], Win32.HLLP.Savno [KAV]
Systems Affected:

W32.HLLP.Spreda.B is a high-level language virus that spreads through KaZaA networks by infecting the .exe files in the KaZaA download folder. Under some conditions, W32.HLLP.Spreda.B inserts a password stealer onto the system.

NOTE: Virus definitions dated prior to September 30, 2003 may detect this worm as W32.HLLP.Savno.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 29, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 29, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 1, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson

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