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Packed.Generic.340

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 15, 2011
Updated:
November 16, 2011 2:23:43 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Generic.340 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal themselves from antivirus software.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 15, 2011 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 15, 2011 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 038
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 15, 2011 revision 038
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date November 16, 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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