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ALS.Jiwai

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 1, 2011
Updated:
December 6, 2012 2:56:45 PM
Also Known As:
Acad.Pasdoc.i [Kaspersky]
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
6,638 or 3,647 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
ALS.Jiwai is a virus written in the AutoLisp scripting language for AutoCAD. It infects .dwg files on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 1, 2011 revision 035
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 1, 2011 revision 038
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 24, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 2, 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
  • Target of Infection: Spreads by infecting .dwg files.
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Liang Yuan

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