- December 20, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:15:24 PM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
VBS.Sling is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) virus that appends itself to the files with the extensions .vbe and .vbs.
The virus payload is activated on the 16th of June and July.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version December 20, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version December 20, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date December 20, 2003
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Writeup By: John Canavan