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W32.Safook

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 6, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:01:57 PM
Type:
Worm, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Safook is a worm that spreads through network shares and by copying itself to all executable files that it finds on the compromised computer. It also downloads and executes another threat from the Internet.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 6, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 6, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 8, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Takayoshi Nakayama

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