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Packed.Generic.433

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
July 18, 2013
Updated:
July 19, 2013 9:17:33 AM
Type:
Trojan, Virus
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.433 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 July 18, 2013 revision 037
  • Latest Rapid Release version July 18, 2013 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 19, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 24, 2013
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Medium
  • Number of Infections: 50 - 999
  • Number of Sites: 3 - 9
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: High
  • Payload: May present fake virus detection alerts or download other threats onto the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: May steal information from the compromised computer

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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