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VBS.Nopay

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 13, 2007
Updated:
March 13, 2007 6:33:06 PM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
6,048 bytes; 406 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
VBS.Nopay is a worm that spreads by copying itself to all drives, including network drives and removable media, and displays a message with the text "THANK YOU!!".

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 14, 2007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 14, 2007
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 14, 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: Low
  • Target of Infection: Shared and removable drives.
Writeup By: James O Connor

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