Threat Description

VBSWG.M

Details

Aliases:VBSWG.M
Category:Malware
Type:Worm
Platform:VBS

Summary



On February 19th, this variant of VBS/VBSWG was posted to several newsgroups in an attached file called "Intervieuw with OnTheFly.mp3.vbs". However, due a bug it does not replicate.



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



Information about the original VBS/Onthefly.A (also known as I-Worm.Lee.o and VBS/VBSWG) is available at:http://www.F-Secure.com/v-descs/onthefly.shtml





Description Created: Analysis: Katrin Tocheva and Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure; February 2001


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