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Packed.Vmpbad!gen5

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 29, 2010
Updated:
September 30, 2010 3:49:03 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Vmpbad!gen5 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal them from antivirus software. This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 29, 2010 revision 052
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 29, 2010 revision 052
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 30, 2010 revision 004
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 6, 2010
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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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