- June 17, 2003
- February 13, 2007 12:02:40 PM
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP
VBS.Pinprick@mm is a mass-mailing worm that infects the .htm and .vbs files. This worm requires a MAPI-compliant email client, such as Microsoft Outlook, to propogate. The email will have a variable subject name and an attachment named Winhtm32.html.
Virus definitions dated prior to June 18, 2003 will detect this threat as Bloodhound.VBS.Worm.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 18, 2003
Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
Initial Daily Certified version June 18, 2003
Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 18, 2003
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Writeup By: Atli Gudmundsson