- June 28, 2001
- February 13, 2007 11:36:45 AM
Also Known As:
This script is intended to be a mass-mailing worm that spreads using mIRC and Microsoft Outlook. The samples of the worm that the Symantec AntiVirus Research Center (SARC) has received from customers were not able to spread due to bugs in the worm's code. Because of this, on July 5, 2001, the threat assessment was downgraded from level 2 to level 1.
NOTE: Virus definitions prior to June 28, 2001, detect this worm as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm
All samples received by SARC have a minor bugs in them which cause the worm not to work as intended.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 28, 2001
Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
Initial Daily Certified version June 28, 2001
Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Writeup By: Neal Hindocha