JS.Wipe

Discovered:
March 10, 2003
Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:44:01 AM
Type:
Virus
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP

JS.Wipe is a JavaScript virus that attempts to use an ActiveX control to modify various files in the C:\ and C:\Windows folders.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 11, 2003
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 11, 2003
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 11, 2003
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 11, 2003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 12, 2003
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Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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