- September 25, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:53:05 AM
Also Known As:
- VBS/Reality [McAfee], VBS.SVBSVC-Based [AVP]
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Reality.D is a virus that attempts to prepend itself to the .html, .htt, .asp, .hta, .htm, and .htx files on an infected computer. This script virus also disables security settings for Microsoft Word 2000.
Note: Virus definitions dated prior to February 12, 2004 detect this threat as HTML.Reality.D.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version September 26, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version September 26, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 2, 2002
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Writeup By: Maryl Magee