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VBS.Lembra@mm

Risk Level 2: Low

Discovered:
August 13, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:05:30 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

VBS.Lembra@mm is a mass-mailing Visual Basic Script (VBS) worm. The worm attempts to send a copy of itself to all the contacts in the Microsoft Outlook address book. The worm opens 100 copies of Explorer.exe and displays the message:

Eu Amo A Grasiele

It does not have a malicious payload.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 13, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 13, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 13, 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: High
Writeup By: John Canavan

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