- January 17, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:48:00 AM
- Worm, Virus
VBS.DWorld.A is a Visual Basic Script worm. The worm attaches itself to an email message and is sent to everyone in the address book. The worm also uses mIRC to spread.
The payload is a displayed message; the mouse and keyboard are disabled on the 1st and 27th of every month.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 18, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version January 18, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Kaoru Hayashi