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VBS.Krim@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 22, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:51:45 AM
Type:
Worm

VBS.Krim@mm is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) worm that uses Microsoft Outlook MAPI to mail itself to all contacts in the Outlook address book.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 25, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 25, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 27, 2002
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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: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: High
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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