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W32.Schting.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 26, 2007
Updated:
June 26, 2007 3:38:32 PM
Also Known As:
W32/VB-DWI [Sophos], WORM_VB.EFU [Trend]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
59,904 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Schting.A is a worm that spreads by copying itself to local drives. It also attempts to reduce security settings on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 26, 2007 revision 018
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 25, 2008 revision 018
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 27, 2007 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 25, 2008 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 27, 2007
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Writeup By: Fergal Ladley

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