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W32.Alcra.C

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
July 4, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:41:44 PM
Also Known As:
Worm.Win32.VB.an [Kaspersky La, Generic VB.b [McAfee], WORM_VB.AQ [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Alcra.C is a worm that spreads through file-share networks and attempts to disable several programs on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 5, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 5, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 6, 2005
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Writeup By: Dong Hoon Lee

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