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SecurityRisk.Gen

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
July 28, 2014
Updated:
July 28, 2014 5:55:22 PM
Type:
Other
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Solaris, Mac OS X, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Linux, Windows 2000
SecurityRisk.Gen is a generic detection for many individual but varied security risks for which specific definitions have not been created. A generic detection is used because it protects against many security risks that share similar characteristics.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 28, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 28, 2014 revision 016
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 28, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date July 30, 2014
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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
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.

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