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Virus:W32/Expiro.C
Date discovered:22/07/2008
Type:File infector
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Medium to high
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:No
File size:~140.000 Bytes
IVDF version:7.00.05.147 - Tuesday, July 22, 2008

 General Method of propagation:
    Infects files


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Kakavex
   •  Mcafee: W32/Expiro
   •  Kaspersky: Virus.Win32.Expiro.l
   •  Sophos: W32/Expiro-D
   •  Eset: Win32/Expiro.H
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Kakavex.M

Similar detection:
     W32/Expirio.A
     W32/Expiro.B
     W32/Expiro.Q


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


Side effects:
   • Drops a file
Infects files
   • Lowers security settings
   • Steals information
Description inserted by Daniel Constantin on Thursday, March 4, 2010
Description updated by Daniel Constantin on Thursday, March 4, 2010

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