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VBS.Vmort

Discovered:
April 2, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:45:13 AM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Vmort is a Visual Basic Script designed to disable the proper running of the .bat, .exe, .com, and .vbs files. It does not have mass-mailing capability. You would need to intentionally run the script to trigger the payload.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 2, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 2, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 2, 2003
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Writeup By: Maryl Magee

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