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Win32/Virut
Aliases: Virus.Win32.Virut (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut (Symantec) , W32/Virut (McAfee)
Description: Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat. This virus family can give a malicious hacker access to your PC by opening a backdoor connection to an IRC server. Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.  
Published Date: Sep 15, 2014
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut
Published Date: Sep 01, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.gen!epo
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.ce (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut.CF (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.gen!epo is a generic detection for a polymorphic and memory-resident file infecting virus that is also capable of allowing unauthorized remote access and control of your infected computer.
Published Date: Jun 15, 2012
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.AB
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.as (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut.W (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.AB is a polymorphic appending virus that infects .EXE and .SCR files. Win32/Virut.AB may additionally connect with a remote Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server and await commands, allowing a remote attacker to download and execute arbitrary files on the infected computer.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.AP
Aliases: a variant of Win32/Virut (ESET) , Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.q (Kaspersky)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.AP is a polymorphic appending file infector that infects files with .EXE and .SCR file extensions and may open a backdoor connection allowing a remote attacker to download and run files on the infected computer.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.V
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.ai (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut.W (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.V is a file infector that targets .EXE and .SCR files. It also opens a backdoor by connecting to an IRC server, allowing a remote attacker to download and execute arbitrary files on the infected computer.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.BF
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.ca (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut.W (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.BF is a polymorphic and memory resident file infecting virus that infects .EXE and .SCR files. Win32/Virut.BF also opens a backdoor in the infected system by connecting to an IRC server, allowing a remote attacker to send commands remotely.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.X
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AhnLab) , Virus.Win32.Virut.ao (Kaspersky) , PE_VIRUT.YC (Trend Micro)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.X is generic detection for a polymorphic file infector that targets .EXE and .SCR files. This virus also opens a backdoor by connecting to an IRC server, allowing a remote attacker to download and execute arbitrary files on the infected computer. It uses advanced techniques to hide...
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.BB
Aliases: Win32/Virut (AVG) , Virus.Win32.Virut.bl (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut!gen (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.BB is a polymorphic virus that infects files with the EXE or SCR file extension. It may open a backdoor connection, allowing a remote attacker to download and run files on the infected computer.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe

Virus:Win32/Virut.E
Aliases: Win32/Virut (ESET) , Virus.Win32.Virut.n (Kaspersky) , W32.Virut!gen (Symantec)
Description: Virus:Win32/Virut.E is a polymorphic and memory-resident file-infecting virus that infects .EXE and .SCR files on a computer. Win32/Virut.E also opens a backdoor by connecting to an IRC server, allowing an attacker to send commands remotely.
Published Date: Apr 11, 2011
Alert level: Severe



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