Packed.Generic.434 is a heuristic detection for files that may have been obfuscated or encrypted in order to conceal them from antivirus software. This heuristic detection is used to detect threats associated with multiple threat families.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 26, 2013 revision 006
Latest Rapid Release version July 26, 2013 revision 006
Initial Daily Certified version July 26, 2013 revision 016
Latest Daily Certified version July 26, 2013 revision 016
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 31, 2013
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Wild Level: Medium
Number of Infections: 50 - 999
Number of Sites: 3 - 9
Geographical Distribution: Medium
Threat Containment: Easy
Damage Level: High
Payload: Displays a message demanding payment to restore the compromised computer to its previous condition. Downloads additional files
Degrades Performance: Locks the desktop making the system unusable.