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VBS.Lavra.Worm.gen

Discovered:
April 24, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:00:33 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Microsoft IIS, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Lavra.Worm.gen is a generic detection for a class of worms that spread over file-sharing networks. It may delete files that antivirus and firewall software use.

When VBS.Lavra.Worm.gen is executed, sometimes it displays a message box that has "LVG" in the title bar.

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.
Writeup By: Heather Shannon

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