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W32.Zimuse

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 23, 2010
Updated:
January 27, 2010 7:12:55 AM
Also Known As:
W32/Mseus-A [Sophos], W32/Zimuse [McAfee], W32/Zimuse.A [F-Secure], Mseus.A [Panda Software], WORM_ZIMUS.A [Trend]
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
228,352 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Zimuse is a worm that spreads by copying itself to removable drives

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 22, 2010 revision 049
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 23, 2010 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 27, 2010
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Liam O Murchu

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