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Packed:W32/FSG

Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Packed

Aliases: Packed:W32/FSG, Packed:W32/FSG

Summary


This program is packed using a packer program associated with numerous other malware.

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Technical Details


The detection name Packed:W32/FSG indicates the suspect file was compressed or packed using the FSG compressor program, a popular utility that is also commonly used to pack malicious programs. The suspect file may also have been packed in such a way that safe analysis of the file is difficult.

The file is therefore flagged as a security risk as a precautionary measure.