Threat Description

LoveLetter.J

Details

Aliases: LoveLetter.J
Category: Malware
Type: Worm
Platform: VBS

Summary



This variant of Email-Worm:VBS/Loveletter is distributed as an infectious e-mail file attachment.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

Allow F-Secure Anti-Virus to disinfect the relevant files.

For more general information on disinfection, please see Removal Instructions.



Technical Details



This variant is functionally identical with VBS/LoveLetter.A. However, the e-mail message and the name of the attachment have been modified.

VBS/LoveLetter.J sends messages with the following content:
   Subject:    How to protect yourself from the IL0VEY0U bug!
    Body:       Here's the easy way to fix the love  virus.
    Attachment: Virus-Protection-Instructions.vbs
	
	




Technical Details: Katrin Tocheva, Mikko Hypponen, Alexey Podrezov and Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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