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W32.Clapzok

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 28, 2013
Updated:
July 8, 2013 1:56:58 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Clapzok is a file-infecting virus that infects executable files on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 28, 2013 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 30, 2013 revision 033
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 28, 2013 revision 020
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 31, 2013 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 29, 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
  • Modifies Files: Infects PE, OSX, ELF, and universal binary files.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Hatsuho Honda

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