Worm:W32/Palevo

Classification

Malware

Worm

W32

Worm:W32/Palevo, P2P-Worm.Win32.Palevo, Worm.P2P.Palevo

Summary

Worm:W32/Palevo are a family of worms that spread by copying themselves into the root directories of hard drives and other writable media, such as USB memory sticks. Certain variants in the family also distribute themselves over Peer-to-Peer (P2P) networks.

Removal

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Technical Details

Palevo worms are closely related to Worm:W32/Autorun worms.

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