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VBS.Runauto.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 19, 2007
Updated:
September 19, 2007 11:24:04 AM
Type:
Worm
Infection Length:
3,530 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
VBS.Runauto.C is a worm that spreads by copying itself to all drives except floppy drives.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 19, 2007 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 19, 2007 revision 024
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 19, 2007
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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: Copies itself to all drives except floppy drives
Writeup By: Stephen Doherty

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