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Risk Level 1: Very Low

June 5, 2001
February 13, 2007 11:50:01 AM

VBS.Reaper is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) worm that spreads using mIRC. It arrives as the file Christina_aguilera_nude!.vbs. The script prompts you for your mIRC user name and password, and sends this information to the creator of the worm.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Brian Ewell

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