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W32.Stuxnet!conf

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 10, 2013
Updated:
September 10, 2013 5:51:51 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Stuxnet!conf is a detection for configuration files that are used by the W32.Stuxnet family of worms.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 10, 2013 revision 021
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 10, 2013 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 12, 2013 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 11, 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
  • Releases Confidential Info: Collects various information from compromised computers.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
  • Shared Drives: Spreads through removable drives.
  • Target of Infection: Removable/network drives and computers vulnerable to certain vulnerabilities.
Writeup By: Roberto Sponchioni

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