1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. VBS.Keinef


Risk Level 1: Very Low

January 14, 2003
February 13, 2007 11:54:04 AM
Trojan Horse, Worm
Systems Affected:

VBS.Keinef is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) threat that, depending on the variant, may modify the registry or the Win.ini file. Or, it can copy itself to your computer or to network drives. Additionally, it may attempt to send Windows password files to a pre-defined email address.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 15, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 15, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 15, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jason Pan

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