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W32.Phoney.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 20, 2007
Updated:
July 21, 2007 12:06:57 AM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Infection Length:
270,336 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Phoney.A is a worm that spreads through mapped drives. It also lowers security settings on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 20, 2007 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 20, 2007 revision 038
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 25, 2007
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Paul Mangan

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