1. Symantec/
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  3. VBS.Kidarcade


Risk Level 1: Very Low

March 5, 2001
February 13, 2007 12:00:07 PM
Trojan Horse, Virus

VBS.Kidarcade is a virus based on Visual Basic Script (VBS). It has been put into an HTML page, and is on at least one Web site. The virus installs a Backdoor Trojan that allows unauthorized access to the infected computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 6, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 6, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Serghei Sevcenco

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