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VBS.Chick.C@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 10, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:49:15 AM
Also Known As:
VBS.Breetnee.C
Type:
Worm


VBS.Chick.C@mm is a variant of the VBS.Chick@mm family. In this variant, the file that is distributed is Shakira.chm. The single sample that was received by Symantec Security Response originated in Chile.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 11, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 11, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 12, 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: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Medium
Writeup By: Patrick Nolan

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