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W32.Peerload.A

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
September 18, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:44:25 PM
Also Known As:
P2load.A [Panda Software], WORM_P2LOAD.A [Trend Micro]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Peerload.A is a worm that spreads through file-sharing networks, such as Kazaa, eMule, Shareaza, and iMesh.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 19, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 19, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 21, 2005
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Writeup By: Rodney Andres

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