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WS.Emerging.2

Updated:
May 26, 2010 11:03:59 AM
Type:
Other
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Behavior

WS.Emerging.2 is a cloud based detection for files that have the characteristics of an unclassified security risk.

A file detected by this detection name is deemed by Symantec to pose a security risk to users and is therefore blocked from accessing the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 27, 2009 revision 005
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 27, 2009 revision 005
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 1, 2009
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