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VBS.Breberka.B@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
December 25, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:53:52 AM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.Breberka, Bloodhound.VBS.Worm
Type:
Worm

VBS.Breberka.B@mm is an variant of the VBS.Breberka.A@mm worm. It sends itself as an attachment to all contacts in all MAPI address books. The message is:

Subject: Anti-Virus Warning!!!
Message: r u safe? [Y/N] ;)))
Attachment: Sircamremover.txt <10 blank spaces> .vbe

The worm also attempts to connect to fixed and network drives in an effort to replicate.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 26, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 26, 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: High
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi

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