McAfee Labs Low-Profiled Threat Notice: Generic QHosts.b

Version 2

    This is a Low-Profiled Threat Notice for Generic QHosts.b

     

    Justification

    Generic QHosts.b has been deemed Low-Profiled due to media attention at:

    http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=8482

     

    Read About It

    Information about Generic QHosts.b is located on VIL at:

    http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_129925.htm

     

    Detection

    Generic QHosts.b was first discovered on March 24, 2010 and detection will be added to the 5932 dat files (Release Date: March 26, 2010).

     

    If you suspect you have Generic QHosts.b, 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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