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April 12, 2002
February 13, 2007 11:52:42 AM
Also Known As:
Worm.Automat.AGQ, VBS_VCARD.A

VBS.Dracv is an email worm that spreads itself to all contacts in the Windows address book. It searches the host computer's path for three files that have the .jpg or .jpeg extension; the worm includes these files in the email messages that it sends out.

NOTE: Definitions dated before April 16, 2002, may detect this as Worm.Automat.AGQ.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 16, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 17, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Brett Johnson

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