- May 31, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:54:24 AM
Also Known As:
- VBS.Loveletter.CM@mm (AVX), VBS.Lopez.A@mm, JENNIFERLOPEZ_NAKED.JPG.vbs
- Worm, Virus
This is a minor variant of the LoveLetter virus family. This virus may arrive in the following format by email:
Subject: Where are you?
Body: This is my pic in the beach!
This virus also drops the file Cih_14.exe, which is a dropper for the CIH virus, and attempts to run it.
to view the entire list of known VBS.LoveLetter variants.
- If you are using Norton AntiVirus 2001, a free program update that includes Script Blocking is available. Please run LiveUpdate to obtain this.
- For other versions of Norton AntiVirus, SARC offers a tool to disable the Windows Scripting Host.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 1, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
Initial Daily Certified version June 1, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Wild Level: Low
Number of Infections: 0 - 49
Number of Sites: 0 - 2
Geographical Distribution: Low
Threat Containment: Moderate
Writeup By: Patrick Nolan