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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 6, 2003
February 13, 2007 12:50:27 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

VBS.Soraci is a virus that infects .htm, .html and .htt files. The virus exploits the Microsoft VM ActiveX Component vulnerability (as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-075) and will continuously restart the compromised computer on September 26th.

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
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Elia Florio

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