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W32.Madangel

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
July 6, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:01:40 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Madangel is a worm that spreads through network shares and attempts to infect .exe files. It also lowers security settings and downloads and executes a remote file.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 7, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 7, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 12, 2006
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