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VBS.Pie@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 17, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:53:46 AM
Also Known As:
VBS.Pie
Type:
Worm

This is a Visual BASIC Script worm that spreads by sending itself to all addresses in the Microsoft Outlook address book. It also spreads by mIRC. The worm arrives with an attachment named Su_Premio.txt.vbs. This worm is very similar to VBS.Plan worm.

NOTE: Virus definitions dated prior to April 18, 2001, detect this as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 18, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 18, 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: Moderate
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Gor Nazaryan

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