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Packed.Mystic!gen8

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 22, 2011
Updated:
July 25, 2011 3:55:40 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Mystic!gen8 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software. This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version pending
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version pending
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 27, 2011
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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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