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JS.WindowBomb

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
November 11, 2000
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:35:10 AM
Also Known As:
JS.WindowBomb, JS.Trojan.Loop, JS/WinBomb, JS.Loop, JS/Loop
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

JS.WindowBomb is a Trojan that opens a very large number of Web browser windows. In some cases, the mouse stops working and the time on the system clock keeps changing.

NOTE: Virus definitions dated November 4, 2004 or earlier may detect this threat as JS.Trojan.WindowBomb.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 15, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version June 24, 2014 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 15, 2000 revision 036
  • Latest Daily Certified version July 6, 2013 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Orion Seaver

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