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  3. VBS.StartPage

VBS.StartPage

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
January 14, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:42:17 AM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows

The VBS.StartPage Trojan horse alters the Microsoft Internet Explorer default home page without permission. The Trojan horse arrives as a file with the .vbs extension.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 15, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 23, 2017 revision 037
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 15, 2003 revision 036
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 23, 2017 revision 041
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 15, 2003
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Writeup By: Jari Kytojoki

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