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W32.Aemrant

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 10, 2010
Updated:
June 11, 2010 8:45:16 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
246,631 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows
W32.Aemrant is a worm that spreads by copying itself to removable drives. It also attempts to disable security-related software and drop more malware on to the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 10, 2010 revision 056
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 24, 2013 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 11, 2010 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 25, 2013 revision 006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 16, 2010
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Writeup By: Kai Xiao

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