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Virus:W32/Almanahe.B
Date discovered:14/06/2007
Type:File infector
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium to high
Static file:No
IVDF version:6.39.00.12 - Thursday, June 14, 2007

 General Method of propagation:
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Almanahe.B
   •  Mcafee: W32/Almanahe.c virus
   •  Kaspersky: Virus.Win32.Alman.b
   •  TrendMicro: PE_CORELINK.C-1
   •  F-Secure: Virus.Win32.Alman.b
   •  Sophos: W32/Alman-C
   •  Panda: W32/Almanahe.C
   •  Grisoft: Win32/Alman
   •  VirusBuster: Win32.Alman.B
   •  Eset: Win32/Alman.NAB virus
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Almanahe.D


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Drops malicious files
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
Description inserted by Thomas Wegele on Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Description updated by Thomas Wegele on Tuesday, October 14, 2008

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