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W32.Losabel

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 19, 2008
Updated:
February 19, 2008 11:43:09 AM
Also Known As:
W32/Autorun-KQ [Sophos]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
20,553 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Losabel is a worm that spreads through removable drives. It also downloads potentially malicious files from the Internet and lowers security settings on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 19, 2008 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 19, 2008 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 12, 2010 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 20, 2008
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Writeup By: Hiroshi Shinotsuka

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