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Risk Level 2: Low

July 2, 1999
February 13, 2007 11:55:47 AM

VBS.Freelink is an encrypted worm that works under Windows 98, Windows 2000, and all the other Windows versions that support the VBScripting language. Once the worm is launched, it uses Microsoft Outlook to automatically send an email with an attachment of itself.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 8, 1999
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 8, 1999
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Abid Oonwala

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