- October 30, 2002
- February 13, 2007 11:57:52 AM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Santa@mm is a mass-mailing worm that replicates as email. It uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to the first 20 contacts in the Outlook Address Book.
The email message has the following characteristics:
Subject: Hy it's me: <sender's name>
Message Body: More in the doc.
Attachment: The script file name.
VBS.Santa@mm is a Visual Basic Script (VBS).
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 30, 2002
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version October 30, 2002
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date October 30, 2002
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