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Virus:W32/Ramnit.E
Date discovered:24/06/2011
Type:File infector
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Medium
Distribution Potential:Low
Damage Potential:Low
Static file:No
VDF version:7.11.10.100 - Friday, June 24, 2011
IVDF version:7.11.10.100 - Friday, June 24, 2011

 General Method of propagation:
    Infects files


Aliases:
   •  Kaspersky: Trojan.Win32.Patched.md
   •  Sophos: W32/Ramnit-A
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Ramnit.N
     DrWeb: Win32.Rmnet.8


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003
    Windows Vista
    Windows Server 2008
    Windows 7


Side effects:
Infects files

 File infection Infector type:

Appender - The virus main code is added at the end of the infected file.
The following section is added to the infected file:
   • .text


Method:

This direct-action infector actively searches for files.


The following files are infected:

By file type:
   • Hypertext Markup Language File (HTML)
   • Windows Executable File (EXE)
   • Dynamic Link Library (DLL)

Description inserted by Szewee Tan on Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Description updated by Szewee Tan on Wednesday, July 13, 2011

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