Threat description


Category: Malware
Type: Worm
Platform: VBS
Aliases: Unix.LoveLetter


Unix.LoveLetter is the VBS/LoveLetter.A virus that is ported to a generic unix shell script and contains the functionality of the original Windows e-mail worm.

Unix.LoveLetter is not widespread at all.

Information about the original VBS/LoveLetter.A is available at: https://www.F-Secure.com/v-descs/love.shtml


Automatic action

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


More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

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

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