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Virus:W32/Sality.AA
Date discovered:21/11/2008
Type:File infector
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low to medium
Distribution Potential:Medium
Damage Potential:Medium to high
Static file:No
IVDF version:7.00.00.101 - Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Engine version:8.2.0.35

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Local network
   • Mapped network drives


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Sality.gen virus
   •  Kaspersky: Virus.Win32.Sality.aa
   •  F-Secure: Virus.Win32.Sality.aa
   •  Eset: Win32/Sality.NAU virus
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Sality.OG


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


Side effects:
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Viktor Graeber on Thursday, August 6, 2009
Description updated by Andrei Gherman on Wednesday, December 16, 2009

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