Threat Description

VBS

Details

Aliases:VBS, Visual Basic Script
Category:Other
Type:Other
Platform:W32

Summary



There is no virus by this name.

However, files with the .VBS extension are executable, and can do anything on Windows when run. Files with this extension are often used as carriers for trojans or viruses within Windows.

If you receive a file with the .VBS extension via web or e-mail, do not execute (double-click) it.



Removal


Automatic action

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

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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.



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