Threat Description

Other:​W32/VB

Details

Aliases: Other:​W32/VB, Other:​W32/VB
Category: Malware
Type: Other
Platform: W32

Summary


The file appears to be suspicious, is potentially undesirable, or may be structured in a way or has characteristics that resembles known malware. This may indicate the presence of a malware infection, or that the suspect file is malicious.



Removal


Automatic action

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

More

Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for further assistance.



Technical Details


The term 'Vb' is used as a platform identifier to indicate programs written in Visual Basic, a popular programming language. For more information about Visual Basic, see Terminology: Visual Basic.For representative examples of malware written in Visual Basic, see:






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