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W32.Rile

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 20, 2004
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:33:34 PM
Also Known As:
Virus.Win32.Muce.b [Kaspersky , W32/Puce [McAfee]
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Rile is a virus that infects Win32 portable executable files. On the 26th day of each month, it will cause the mouse cursor to behave erratically.

Note: Virus definitions released February 16, 2005 contained a modified signature for this virus.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 21, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 21, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 21, 2004
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: John Canavan

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