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VBS.Satanik.B

Discovered:
April 9, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:56:54 AM
Type:
Trojan Horse


VBS.Satanik.B is written in VBScript in HTML. It modifies the Autoexec.bat file to delete all files in the \Windows\%System% and \%Windows% folders. Norton AntiVirus detects the modified Autoexec.bat file as Trojan Horse.

NOTES:
  • %Windows% is a variable. By default this is C:\Windows or C:\Winnt.
  • %Windows\System% is a variable. By default this is C:\Windows\System or C:\Winnt\System32.


Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 9, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 9, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 10, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi
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