- September 26, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:50:28 AM
Also Known As:
- VBS/Corica-A [Sophos], VBS/Corica@MM [McAfee], VBS_CORICA.A [Trend], VBS.Corica [CA]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Corica@mm is an email worm that sends itself to all contacts in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. This worm also makes several modifications to the system registry and to Active Desktop to display its messages on the Active Desktop and when attempting to edit VBS scripts.
The email will arrive with an attachment named Microsoft.vbs. The subject of the message will be either "Hi" or "Hola."
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 27, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version September 27, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2002
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Writeup By: Brett Johnson