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VBS.Solow.E

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 1, 2007
Updated:
March 1, 2007 5:14:01 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
3,886 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Solow.E is a worm that copies itself to removable drives.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 1, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 1, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 7, 2007
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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: Medium
  • Target of Infection: Copies itself to removable drives.
Writeup By: Paul Mangan

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