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VIRUS \ Spyware ALERTS - July 16, 2008

VBS/Sasan-G


Category Viruses and Spyware

Type Worm

VBS/Sasan-G overwrites every VB Script file on the computer with a copy of itself. These files are no longer recoverable.

VBS/Sasan-G creates a companion vbs file for every .bmp, .doc, .xls, .ppt file on the computer. These companion files are also detected as VBS/Sasan-G.

VBS/Sasan-G copies itself to removable media and creates the file autorun.inf. Autorun.inf is detected as VBS/Sasan-Fam.


Protection available since 16 July 2008

http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/vbssasang.html?_log_from=rss

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http://vil.mcafeesecurity.com/vil/content/v_145077.htm

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Type Worm

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http://www.sophos.com/security/analyses/viruses-and-spyware/w32autorungi.html?_log_from=rss

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Category Viruses and Spyware

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