1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. VBS.Allem@mm


Risk Level 2: Low

March 2, 2005
February 13, 2007 12:34:33 PM
Systems Affected:

VBS.Allem@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself to email addresses it finds in the Microsoft Outlook Address Book. It also spreads using MIRC, and copies itself as .VBS and .VBE files. VBS.Allem@mm is an encrypted VBScript worm that lowers security settings and deletes files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 2, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 2, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 2, 2005
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Maryl Magee

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