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VBS.Bebop.D@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 21, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:52:08 AM
Type:
Worm

This VBS worm sends itself to everyone in your Microsoft Outlook address book. It also infects the Microsoft Word Normal.dot template by using Visual Basic's ability to create Microsoft Word documents. After Normal.dot is infected, all documents that are created or opened are infected with VBS.Bebop.D@mm.

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: Douglas Knowles

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