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VBS.Hart@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
March 21, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:58:52 AM
Type:
Worm

This VBS worm spreads by sending itself to all addresses in the Microsoft Outlook address book. It also copies itself to all local or mapped network drives, and spreads through mIRC.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 22, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 22, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 27, 2002
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: Gor Nazaryan

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