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Risk Level 1: Very Low

February 25, 2003
February 13, 2007 11:43:32 AM
Also Known As:
Trojan.VBS.Lovcx [KAV]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:

VBS.Trojan.Lovcx is a Visual Basic Script (VBS) Trojan that is similar to the VBS.Loveletter.CV@mm worm.

The VBS.Trojan.Lovcx Trojan:
  1. Copies itself to the \Windows\System folder as Msword.vbs and Thwin.vbs,
  2. Deletes up to five files that have certain file extensions,
  3. Saves a list of the deleted files as \Windows\System\ListWin.txt, and
  4. May also attempt to copy itself to the A drive.

Unlike VBS.Loveletter.CV@mm, VBS.Trojan.Lovcx does not use email to spread itself.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 26, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 26, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 26, 2003
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Jason Pan

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