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W32.Expichu

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
May 27, 2010
Updated:
May 28, 2010 4:24:12 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
98,304 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Expichu is a worm that copies itself to removable drives, attempts to contact remote sites, and may overwrite system files. It may also attempt to download potentially malicious files on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 27, 2010 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 004
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 27, 2010 revision 009
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 2, 2010
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Writeup By: Ange Albertini

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