- February 16, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:51:01 AM
Also Known As:
- VBS.Vbswg.gen, I-Worm.Lee.o, VBS/SST@MM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Vbswg.K is created using a worm generator tool, and is detected as VBS.Vbswg.gen. This particular variant spreads by using Microsoft Outlook, mIRC and pirch, and it uses the file name "Neue Tarife.txt.vbs". The mIRC .ini script file is detected as VBS.Vbswg.K (mIRC) and the Pirch .ini script file is detected as VBS.Vbswg.K (pirch).
When spreading by email, this worm presents itself as a message from the German ISP t-online. The attachment is a price list.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version February 16, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version February 16, 2001
Initial Daily Certified version February 16, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version February 16, 2001
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Andre Post