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OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1

OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1

Updated:
27 July 2018
Infection Length:
Varies
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Mac

Behavior

OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1 is a heuristic detection used to detect risks associated with the Miner.XMRig family.

For information on coinminer protection and removal, see the following resources:

For Norton users
Protection against the Coinminer malware

For business users
Coinminer protection and removal with Symantec Endpoint Protection

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version 23 July 2018
  • Latest Rapid Release version 23 July 2018
  • Initial Daily Certified version 23 July 2018 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version 27 July 2018 revision 008
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date 25 July 2018
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OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1 is a heuristic detection used to detect risks associated with the Miner.XMRig family.

Files that are detected as OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1 are considered a risk. If you have reason to believe that your files are incorrectly detected by Symantec products, you can submit them to Symantec Security Response for further analysis.
OSX.Miner.XMRig!g1