- June 5, 2004
- February 13, 2007 12:24:06 PM
VBS.Pub is a VBScript file-infecting and mass-mailing worm. VBS.Pub infects the files that have the .asp, .hta, .htm, .htt, .html, .vbe, and .vbs. file extensions.
The worm also uses Microsoft Outlook to send itself to everyone in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book.
If the day is the 6th, 13th, 21st, or 28th, the worm will delete all the files from the computer.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version June 6, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version June 6, 2004
Initial Daily Certified version June 6, 2004
Latest Daily Certified version June 6, 2004
Initial Weekly Certified release date June 7, 2004
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Writeup By: Eric Chien