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VBS.Wisfidix

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 17, 2008
Updated:
April 17, 2008 9:23:04 PM
Type:
Worm
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000
VBS.Wisfidix is a worm that spreads to preconfigured mapped drives on the compromised computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 17, 2008 revision 007
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 17, 2008 revision 006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 23, 2008
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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
  • Payload: Spreads to preconfigured mapped drives on the compromised computer.

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Kevin Savage

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