1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. W32.Fujacks.E


Risk Level 2: Low

January 5, 2007
January 6, 2007 12:26:45 AM
Also Known As:
PE_FUJACKS.AB-O [Trend], W32/Fujacks-K [Sophos], W32/Fujacks-AC [Sophos], W32/Fujacks-AE [Sophos], W32/Fujacks-AK [Sophos]
Systems Affected:
W32.Fujacks.E is a worm that spreads by copying itself to network shares protected by weak passwords. It also copies itself to the root drive of all partitions and infects all .exe files found on the local computer. The worm ends some security-related processes and services.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 6, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 6, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 10, 2007
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Piotr Krysiuk

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