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W32.Gampxia

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 21, 2008
Updated:
February 22, 2008 9:01:42 AM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
18,432 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Gampxia is a worm that copies itself to removable media and shared folders. It also infects HTML files, which are detected as W32.Gampxia!html. It downloads copies of Infostealer.Gampass, Hacktool, and WinPcap, a library used to monitor and capture network packets in Windows environments, onto the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 21, 2008 revision 056
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 22, 2008 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 27, 2008
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Masaki Suenaga

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