W32/HLLP.Philis

This page shows details and results of our analysis on the malware W32/HLLP.Philis

Overview

This is a virus detection. Viruses are programs that self-replicate recursively, meaning that infected systems spread the virus to other systems, which then propagate the virus further. While many viruses contain a destructive payload, it's quite common for viruses to do nothing more than spread from one system to another.


Minimum DAT

4808 (2006-07-17)

Updated DAT

6749 (2012-06-21)

Minimum Engine

5400.1158

File Length

0

Description Added

2004-04-15

Description Modified

2012-06-21

Malware Proliferation

Characteristics

Symptoms

Method of Infection

Removal

All Users :
AVERT considers this to be a low risk threat.

Detection is already included in the Daily DAT files (beta) .

Modifications made to the system Registry and/or INI files for the purposes of hooking system startup, will be successfully removed if cleaning with the recommended engine and DAT combination (or higher).

Additional Windows ME/XP removal considerations

Variants