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VBS.Dissec.Trojan

Discovered:
October 6, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:08:43 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

VBS.Dissec.Trojan is a Trojan Horse that changes macro security settings to Low in Microsoft Office Word and Excel. The Trojan also turns off VirusProtection and SaveNormalPrompt options in Microsoft Word.

VBS.Dissec.Trojan is written in Microsoft's Visual Basic Script (VBScript).

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 7, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 7, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 8, 2003
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Writeup By: Kevin Ha

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