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VBS.Ereglili@mm

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 25, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:44:54 AM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Ereglili@mm is a worm that sends itself to all the contacts in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. The email that the worm sends has the following characteristics:

Subject: A$k ve Gozyasi
Attachment: Ask.vbs

The worm will copy itself to various folders and overwrites files.

NOTE: Definitions dated prior to March 26, 2003 may detected this as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 26, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 26, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 26, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 26, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 26, 2003
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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: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: High
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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