McAfee Labs Low-Profiled Threat Notice: Cutwail!6393442E

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    Notice

    This is a Low-Profiled Threat Notice for Cutwail!6393442E

     

    Justification

    Cutwail!6393442E has been deemed Low-Profiled due to media attention at: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/03/22/microsoft_live_captcha_bypass/

     

    Read About It

    Information about Cutwail!6393442E is located on VIL at: http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_261553.htm

     

    Detection

    Cutwail!6393442E was first discovered on March 22, 2010 and detection will be added to the 5932 dat files (Release Date: March 26, 2010).

     

    If you suspect you have Cutwail!6393442E, please submit a sample to <http://www.webimmune.net>

     

    Risk Assessment Definition

    For further information on the Risk Assessment and Avert Labs Recommended Actions please see: <http://www.mcafee.com/us/threat_center/outbreaks/virus_library/risk_assessment.h tml>

     

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