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VBS.Mill.E

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 31, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:20 PM
Also Known As:
VBS/Mill, VBS/Zipped.A
Type:
Worm

VBS.Mill.D is a variant of VBS.Mill. It is a Visual Basic Script worm that copies itself to several folders on the hard disk. The worm uses Microsoft Outlook to spread itself. The worm also drops an mIRC configuration file that is used to spread itself. The worm overwrites .vbs files in specific folders.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 13, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 13, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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