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Packed.Dromedan!gen8

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
August 14, 2013
Updated:
August 14, 2013 10:02:58 PM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Packed.Dromedan!gen8 is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Downloader.Dromedan family of threats.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 14, 2013 revision 020
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 14, 2013 revision 020
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 14, 2013 revision 022
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 14, 2013 revision 022
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 21, 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: Medium
  • Payload: Downloads threats on to the compromised computer.
  • Releases Confidential Info: Sends information to a remote location.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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