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Overview

Threat Risk LOW LOW
Destructivity NONE NONE
Payload
Detection files published 29 Nov 2000 03:00:00
Description created 30 Nov 2000 03:00:00
Description updated 30 Nov 2000 03:00:00
Malware type WORM
Alias VBS/Santa
I-Worm.Santa
Spreading mechanism EMAIL
Summary None

VBS/Jean.A@mm.Worm

Spreading

Username is the sender's user name in Outlook.

The VBS/Jean worm uses MS Outlook to send itself to new users and usually arrives in an e-mail.

VBS/Jean is a small and simple worm, only 2.244 bytes. It sends itself to the 50 first entries in Windows Address Book. It does not infect any files or do any kinds of changes to Windows Registry.

Payload Details

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Analysis

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Removal

You may want to disable the association between VBS and WSH on the computers to avoid running Visual Basic Scripts automatically when clicked.


Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015 11:06:11