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Boot.Pitou.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 18, 2016
Updated:
January 18, 2016 8:04:08 PM
Type:
Other
Infection Length:
512 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Boot.Pitou.B is a detection for a Master Boot Record that has been altered by a malicious program. It may drop Trojan.Pitou.B.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 18, 2016 revision 033
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 18, 2016 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 18, 2016 revision 067
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 18, 2016 revision 067
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 20, 2016
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