- August 23, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:58:55 AM
Also Known As:
- I-Worm.Randa [AVP], VBS/Anjulie.gen@MM [McAfee]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Randa@mm is a worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to spread. It inserts itself into Visual Basic script files on your system. It also attempts to perform a Denial of Service (DoS) attack against a www.kaspersky.com.
It arrives in an email with the following characteristics:
Subject: Hola, mira esto que te mando, es algo curioso
NOTE: Definitions dated prior to August 23, 2002 will detect this as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version August 23, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version August 23, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date August 28, 2002
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi