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W32.Kaxela.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 21, 2007
Updated:
October 15, 2007 4:52:18 AM
Also Known As:
W32/Kaxela.A [F-Secure]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
21,522 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Kaxela.A is a worm that copies itself to local and removable drives. It may also download potentially malicious files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 21, 2007 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 21, 2007 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 26, 2007
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Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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