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VBS.Yolo.gen@mm

Discovered:
April 24, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:28 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Microsoft IIS, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Yolo.gen@mm is a class of mass-mailing worms that spread by email and network shares, and sometimes, by file-sharing networks. A typical email message, which the worm sends, will have the subject, "RE: Importante," and the attachment, ".vbs".

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 25, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 25, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 25, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 25, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 30, 2003
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Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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