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Virus:Worm/IM.Guap.a
Date discovered:13/12/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Low to medium
Damage Potential:Low to medium
Static file:Yes
File size:57.344 Bytes
MD5 checksum:64B2695C0F8B25A89581C25618E2096B
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Method of propagation:
   • Messenger


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/Generic.worm!p2p
   •  Kaspersky: IM-Worm.Win32.Guap.a
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Guap.A


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


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Andrei Gherman on Tuesday, August 23, 2005
Description updated by Oliver Auerbach on Wednesday, September 7, 2005

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