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Packed.Generic.273

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 9, 2009
Updated:
December 9, 2009 5:55:15 PM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
Packed.Generic.273 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 9, 2009 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 9, 2009 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 9, 2009 revision 041
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 9, 2009 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 9, 2009
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
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