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W32.Pinfi.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 15, 2014
Updated:
January 16, 2014 9:36:55 PM
Type:
Trojan, Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
W32.Pinfi.B is a worm that attempts to compromise files over network shares.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 14, 2014 revision 034
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 16, 2014 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 15, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 16, 2014 revision 033
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 15, 2014
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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: Spreads through network shares.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Sam Kim

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