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VBS.LoveLetter.BD

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:09 AM
Also Known As:
Loveletter.AD, VBS/Contract, Trojan.PSW.Hooker.24.c
Type:
Worm

This worm attempts to email itself to everyone in the Microsoft Outlook address book. The worm arrives as an email attachment named Resume.txt.vbs. The worm might steal online banking information for customers of the United Bank of Switzerland using their PIN software.

NOTE: This worm was previously detected as VBS.NewLove.A.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 8, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 8, 2000
  • 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.

Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 50 - 999
  • Number of Sites: 3 - 9
  • Geographical Distribution: Medium
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Neal Hindocha

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