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Virus:Worm/VB.EX
Date discovered:08/01/2007
Type:Worm
In the wild:Yes
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:133.632 Bytes
MD5 checksum:c140fa018a75e964c287f254a55fa5e6
IVDF version:6.37.00.117 - Monday, January 8, 2007

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Mcafee: W32/MoonLight.worm
   •  Kaspersky: Email-Worm.Win32.VB.co
   •  Sophos: W32/Bobandy-F
   •  Eset: Win32/NoonLight.X
   •  Bitdefender: Worm.Moonlight.A


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Disable security applications
   • Drops files
   • Drops malicious files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Records keystrokes
   • Registry modification
Description inserted by Adriana Popa on Friday, November 9, 2007
Description updated by Monica Ghitun on Friday, November 9, 2007

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