Threat Description

LoveLetter.X

Details

Aliases:LoveLetter.X
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 action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More

You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



Technical Details



VBS/LoveLetter.X spreads in e-mails with the following information:

Subject: NEUE ANTI-VIRUS-LISTE
 Body: Hiermit senden wir Ihnen/Dir eine neue Liste mit
 LOVE-LETTER-VIRUS Namen, die nicht geoeffnet werden
 sollten, bitte sofort lesen, danke.
 Attachment: ANTI-VIRUS-LISTE.TXT.vbs
	
	




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


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