- September 17, 1999
- February 13, 2007 11:59:58 AM
Also Known As:
- Bloodhound.File.String, VBS.Happy
- Virus, Macro
VBS.Avm is a VBScript virus that attempts to copy itself to .vbs files on the infected computer. The virus also uses Microsoft Outlook to send email to an anonymous email address and to an antivirus researcher.
Edited for style. Change forward slashes to back slashes in the registry entry.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 21, 1999
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version September 21, 1999
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Eric Chien