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VBS.Chistes@mm

Discovered:
January 13, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:55:05 AM
Also Known As:
I-Worm.Sharpei.a (AVP), VBS/Generic@MM (NAI)

VBS.Chistes@mm is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) worm that uses Microsoft Outlook to spread itself.

Definitions dated prior to January 14, 2003 detect it as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 14, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 14, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 15, 2003
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Writeup By: Maryl Magee

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