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Downloader.Angler!gm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 2, 2014
Updated:
September 2, 2014 10:07:54 AM
Type:
Trojan
Systems Affected:
Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows 2000
Downloader.Angler!gm is a heuristic detection used to detect threats associated with the Backdoor.Necurs family.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 2, 2014 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 2, 2014 revision 005
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 2, 2014 revision 019
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 2, 2014 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 3, 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

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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