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W32.Ackpra.A

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
January 10, 2008
Updated:
January 11, 2008 10:14:09 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
13,312 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Ackpra.A is a worm that spreads by copying itself to all available network shares and removable drives. It may also download potentially malicious files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 10, 2008 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 26, 2013 revision 005
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 10, 2008 revision 021
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 26, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 16, 2008
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Writeup By: John Canavan

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