1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Packed.Generic.439


Risk Level 1: Very Low

December 21, 2012
August 20, 2013 12:11:49 PM
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.439 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 pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version pending
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 26, 2012
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