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W32.Tanexor.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 21, 2006
Updated:
February 13, 2007 1:02:57 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows

W32.Tanexor.A is a worm that can spread through removable storage devices. It also opens a back door and downloads potentially malicious files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 21, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 21, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 27, 2006
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Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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