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W32.Kelvir.C

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
March 7, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:34:46 PM
Also Known As:
IM-Worm.Win32.Bropia.l [Kasper, W32/Kelvir.worm.e [McAfee]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows


W32.Kelvir.C is a worm that spreads through MSN Messenger and drops a variant of W32.Spybot.Worm.

Note: Virus definitions version 70307p (extended version 3/7/2005 rev. 16) or greater are required to detect this threat.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 7, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 7, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 7, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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