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VBS.Annod.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 24, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:32 PM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Microsoft IIS, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP


VBS.Annod.C is a virus that overwrites Visual Basic (VB) scripts. It is a minor variant of VBS.Annod.

VBS.Annod.C displays music-related messages in Spanish and modifies the system settings to launch random programs when you start Windows.

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
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Moderate

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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