Threat Description

LoveLetter.R

Details

Aliases: LoveLetter.R
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.

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Technical Details


VBS/LoveLetter.R speards in e-mails that have the following content:

Subject:    PresenteUOL     Body:       O UOL tem um grande presente para voce, e eh exclusivo.     Veja o arquivo em anexo.     http://www.uol.com.br     Attachment: UOL.TXT.vbs 	 	




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


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