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VBS.Chick.E@mm

Discovered:
June 12, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:17 AM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.Brit.e [AVP], VBS/Chick.e@M [McAfee], VBS_CHICK.E [Trend], VBS/Chick-E [Sophos], VBS.Breetnee.E [CA], VBS/Chick.E [Panda]
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

This worm is coded in compiled HTML (.chm). It spreads as the file Iloveyoulaura.chm. If it is executed it sends itself to others using Microsoft Outlook or mIRC chat clients.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 13, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 13, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 19, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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