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VBS.Kidarcade

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 5, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:07 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse, Virus

VBS.Kidarcade is a virus based on Visual Basic Script (VBS). It has been put into an HTML page, and is on at least one Web site. The virus installs a Backdoor Trojan that allows unauthorized access to the infected computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 6, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 6, 2001
  • 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: 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: Serghei Sevcenco

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