W32/HLLP.Philis.b

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

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

4358 (2004-05-05)

Updated DAT

4417 (2004-12-29)

Minimum Engine

5400.1158

File Length

Description Added

2004-05-05

Description Modified

2004-05-05

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