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W32.Neela

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 14, 2007
Updated:
May 14, 2007 4:14:54 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
38,912 bytes or 118,816 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Neela is a worm that spreads by copying itself to removable devices. It also attempts to disable antivirus applications.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 15, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 15, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 16, 2007
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Liam O Murchu

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