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VBS.ExitWin

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
June 5, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:02:23 PM
Also Known As:
VBS.Nordog
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.ExitWin is written in Microsoft Visual Basic. When it is run, the script asks a series of questions in Malay. If you enter the "wrong" answer, the script closes Windows.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 6, 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: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Maryl Magee
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