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VBS.MrCopy.Worm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
February 18, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:43:13 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.MrCopy.Worm spreads by copying itself over all the existing .vbs and .vbe files found on all the local drives and mapped network drives.

NOTE: Virus definitions dated prior to February 19, 2003 may detect this threat as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 19, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 19, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 19, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jason Pan

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