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SONAR.Heuristic

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 20, 2011
Updated:
October 9, 2012 5:08:10 AM
Also Known As:
Bloodhound.Sonar.9 [Symantec]
Type:
Trojan, Virus
Infection Length:
Varies
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
SONAR.Heuristic is a heuristic detection for processes based on certain attributes.

Note: Virus definitions dated October 3, 2012 or earlier may detect this threat as Bloodhound.Sonar.9.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 20, 2011
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 5, 2012 revision 032
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 20, 2011
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 3, 2012 revision 032
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 26, 2011
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low

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