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W32.Slugin.A

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
October 25, 2008
Updated:
October 25, 2008 3:57:00 PM
Also Known As:
Win32/Slugin.A [Computer Associates]
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Slugin.A is a virus that opens a back door and spreads by infecting executable files found on all drives accessible from the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 25, 2008 revision 016
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 16, 2017 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 25, 2008 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 17, 2017 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 29, 2008
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Writeup By: John Canavan

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