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W32.Imspread.Gen

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 27, 2008
Updated:
March 27, 2008 11:43:56 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Imspread.Gen is a generic detection for the worm family that spreads through instant message programs. It may download additional threats and open a back door.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 27, 2008 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 27, 2008 revision 038
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 10, 2012 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 2, 2008
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Stuart Smith

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