1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Packed.Generic.442


Risk Level 1: Very Low

September 30, 2013
September 30, 2013 12:04:26 PM
Systems Affected:
Packed.Generic.442 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.

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Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version pending
  • Latest Rapid Release version pending
  • Initial Daily Certified version pending
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 30, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2013
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