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Risk Level 1: Very Low

May 10, 2006
February 13, 2007 12:55:15 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

VBS.Soraci.B is a virus that infects .htm, .html, .htt and .asp 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 January 1st.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 11, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 11, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 17, 2006
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Rodney Andres

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