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VBS.Hopper

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 21, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:35:51 AM
Also Known As:
VBS/Hopper.htm.d, Macro.Office.Hopper.e
Type:
Virus

VBS.Hopper is a Visual Basic Script virus, which infects .vbs, .htm, and .html files, and Microsoft Word documents. The Word file that is infected by this virus is detected as W97M.Hopper.D.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 21, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 21, 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: Kaoru Hayashi

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