VBS.Propec@mm

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Discovered: October 28, 2002
Updated: February 13, 2007 11:55:41 AM
Type: Worm
Systems Affected: Windows


VBS.Propec@mm is a mass-mailing worm that replicates using email. It uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to all contacts in the Outlook Address Book. The email message has the following characteristics:

Subject: Email subject.

Message Body: Email body.

Attachment: Test.vbs

VBS.Propec@mm is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 28, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 28, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date October 28, 2002

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