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VBS.Vanina

Discovered:
February 26, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:37:42 AM
Also Known As:
VBS/Cuartel-A, VBS.Nada
Type:
Virus

VBS.Vanina is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) Trojan which overwrites files on the computer with a copy of itself. It also sends the file Explorer.exe two email addresses that are registered in Argentina.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version July 18, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version July 18, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Patrick Nolan
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