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Risk Level 1: Very Low

March 19, 2002
February 13, 2007 12:04:05 PM
Also Known As:
Trojan.JS.ExitW [KAV], Trojan.JS.ExitW.b [KAV], VBS.RunScript.gen1 [McAfee]
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
Windows 98, Windows Me

JS.ExitW.Trojan is a Trojan Horse that creates a .hta script file in the Windows startup folder, which causes Windows to be immediately shut down after Windows starts.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 20, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 20, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 20, 2002
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Scott Gettis

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