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VBS.Indra.B@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 6, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:40:45 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Indra.B@mm is a worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all contacts in the Microsoft Outlook Address book. The email message has the following characteristics,

Subject: World-Trade-Center
Attachment: The attachment name varies.

NOTE: Virus definitions dated prior to October 7, 2002, detect this threat as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 7, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 7, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 9, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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: High
Writeup By: Yana Liu

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