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Packed.Generic.404

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 1, 2013
Updated:
April 2, 2013 3:26:32 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Generic.404 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 April 1, 2013 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 1, 2013 revision 035
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 2, 2013 revision 003
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 2, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 3, 2013
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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

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